ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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Should the Supreme Court Legalise ‘Living Wills’?

Tilting at the Windmills (Again)

Recognising the legal validity of "living wills" is a necessary step in giving effect to the constitutional right to die with dignity and control her treatment. However, given the complex questions and competing interests involved in creating a proper legal mechanism and institutional support for living wills, the Supreme Court should leave it to the legislature.



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