Disabled people need more help to live, not to die | Jane Campbell

I have a progressive condition myself, and I believe the assisted dying bill would harm far more people than it would help

  • Jane Campbell is a crossbench peer in the House of Lords

The idea of dying frightens most of us, and many fear what the future holds. Not everyone will be able to have a “good death” free from pain or suffering, and having control over your final hours, as offered by “assisted dying”, is an appealing option.

I’ve been close to death many times because my condition is getting progressively life-limiting. I understand and sympathise with those desperate to see a [...]

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