Suicide 'factory' reopens - next to a brothelMichael Leidig in Zurich The Observer, Sunday March 16 2008 Article
This article appeared in the Observer on Sunday March 16 2008 on p45 of the World news section.
The Swiss assisted suicide group Dignitas, which was evicted from its flat in Zurich after complaints about bodies in the lift, has opened what neighbours have labelled a 'death
factory' on a business park next to the country's biggest brothel.
The new property on the Gewerbezentrums Ifang business park, in the village of Schwerzenbach, near Zurich, includes a private cargo lift - for coffins.
Since it opened earlier this year, 23 clients have walked in the front door and been carried
out at the back in a box.
In Switzerland it is legal to help people wanting to commit suicide, but only Dignitas welcomes clients from other countries such as Britain.
Dignitas had lau
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