Back to you: judicial deference, Parliament and the right to die

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Examines R. (on the application of Newby) v Secretary of State for Justice (Admin) rejecting a judicial review seeking a declaration of incompatibility of the blanket ban on assisted dying under the Suicide Act 1961 s.2 with ECHR arts 2 and 8.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)105-115
Number of pages11
JournalCoventry Law Journal
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 20 Jan 2020



  • Assisted Suicide
  • human rights
  • parliament
  • role of the courts

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