In Europe, suicides rise after ‘right-to-die’ is legalised, says bioethicist

Right-to-die campaigners often claim that legalising assisted suicide and euthanasia will result in a fall in the number of suicides. UK bioethicist David Albert Jones studied the record in European countries where these have been legal for a number of years. His finding were published earlier this month in the Journal of Ethics in Mental Health. MercatorNet interviewed him about his research.