Biologist David Goodall was declared dead on Thursday, said Exit International director Philipp Nitschke.Read the full story ›
A man who is terminally ill with motor neurone disease is bringing a judicial review over the current law on assisted dying.Read the full story ›
Retired lecturer Noel Conway, who is not expected to live beyond 12 months, has won the right to take his case to the High Court.Read the full story ›
A man with terminal motor neurone disease has gone to the High Court in a bid to challenge the law on assisted dying.Read the full story ›
Described by the Archbishop of Canterbury as one of "the biggest dilemmas of our time", MPs are preparing to debate assisted dying.Read the full story ›
The law should be changed to allow assisted dying, the country's former top lawyer has said.Read the full story ›
Labour leadership candidate Liz Kendall has said she intends to vote in favour of the Assisted Dying Bill.
Kendall told LBC radio that she believed the right safeguards - diagnosis of a terminal illness, certification from two doctors and judicial oversight - for the bill to be taken forward.
I believe in giving people as much power and control over what happens to them as possible.
People need the ability to die in their own homes. I believe this will be a step forward.
The Assisted Dying Bill, drafted by Lord Falcanor is due to be debated in the House of Commons on September 11.
A right-to-die debate, set to take place in the Commons later this year, could trigger the first parliamentary vote on the issue since 1997.Read the full story ›
Right to die campaigners are calling for a change in the law after it was revealed that one in five people who go to Switzerland for an assisted suicide are British.
Supporters say a big increase in so-called "suicide tourism" shows that terminally ill Britons should be able to end their lives at home.
ITV News Correspondent Harry Smith reports.
A north Wales man says he will travel to an assisted dying clinic in Switzerland rather than allow his family to see him suffer.Read the full story ›