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Nicklinson right-to-die appeal

The Lord Chief Justice, Lord Judge, and two other judges in the Court of Appeal, will hear challenges brought by the family of the late Tony Nicklinson and paralysed Paul Lamb in cases against the Justice Secretary.

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Right-to-die man arrives at High Court to fight case

Severely disabled Paul Lamb has arrived at the Court of Appeal in a bid to change laws governing the right to die.

Mr Lamb, 58, has been paralysed from the neck down since a car accident in 1990.

Paul Lamb, daughter Lauren (left) and Jane, widow of Tony Nicklinson Credit: PA Wire

He is taking up a case begun by the late Tony Nicklinson, who appealed for the laws to change after suffering from "locked-in" syndrome.

Mr Nicklinson's widow Jane accompanied Mr Lamb and his daughter Lauren to court.

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