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  • Removing Life-Support Machines from a Brain Dead Person Date: 5-3-2020

    Can we pull the plug on a human being if he/she is brain dead living in a vegetative life style ? Jazakum Allah Khair .. More

  • Whether asking someone to kill oneself is suicide Date: 11-7-2017

    If I tell someone to kill me, will that be considered as an act of suicide? .. More

  • Removing Life Support from A Coma Patient Date: 1-7-2004

    If doctors advise to take machines away from a coma patient and they say he is brain dead, is this ok? .. More

  • Doctors request family to remove patient from life support machine Date: 10-4-2004

    What is the ruling concerning a husband and wife who have been married for a long time but have been living separately for more than a year indifferent countries? What is the ruling concerning a person who is on a life support machine and the family is asked by the doctors to switch it off?.. More

  • Patient's right to die Date: 28-4-2002

    I am a doctor you must have heard about the case of a woman in UK who yesterday won the legal battle over her right to choose death. The judge decreed that the patients have the right to decide about whether they want to be treated or not, and if the patients wish to die the doctors have no right to persuade the patients to change their views. The.. More