BBC Scotland Investigates: Margo MacDonald – My Right To Die

Director: BBC
Year: 2008
Country: UK
Rating: N/A
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Filed under: Euthanasia and Assisted Suicide, Documentary

"One of Scotland's most enduringly political figures and Parkinson's disease sufferer, uncovers the truth about assisted suicide - unearthing shocking evidence of illegal, underground assisted suicides. In deeply personal conversations with the terminally ill, ethical experts, doctors and Roman Catholic Cardinal Keith O'Brien, she struggles to decide if the law should change and meets those desperate to die and those determined to stand in their way. (Aired BBC One Scotland, 16 July 2008, 22:45)"

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