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'Locked-in' man Tony Nicklinson loses his right-to-die.

Video clip reports the courts acknowledgement that Tony Nicklinson has the right to challenge the present UK law regarding an individuals right to die in March 2012. Today he lost that case.



Locked-in' campaigner Tony Nicklinson broke down in tears as judges refused his landmark right-to-die case today.

Three judges sitting in London unanimously agreed that it would be wrong for
the court to depart from the long-established legal position that
"voluntary euthanasia is murder, however understandable the motives may
be".

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Tony Nicklinson, who has locked in syndrome, breaks down and cries as he hears the result from the High Court (Picture: …


They said doctors and solicitors who aided another person's suicide were "at real risk of prosecution".

They described Mr Nicklinson's case as 'deeply moving and tragic' but ruled the
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Added: Aug-16-2012 Occurred On: Aug-16-2012
By: fido321
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Tags: 'Locked-in', Tony Nicklinson, right-to-die
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