“Ruling sought on assisted suicide”

A woman confined to a wheelchair and in the final stages of multiple sclerosis has asked the High Court to rule whether she has a constitutional right to be assisted in taking her own life…
Ms. Fleming’s partner and full-time carer, Tom Curran, previously said he was prepared to assist her in ending her life. Mr. Curran, an IT professional, is the coordinator of the Irish branch of Exit International….

Irish Times
“Ruling sought on assisted suicide”
November 2, 2012