Switzerland: What is the difference between assisted suicide and euthanasia?
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Switzerland: What is the difference between assisted suicide and euthanasia?

While the terms often are used interchangeably, assisted suicide and euthanasia - and the laws that govern them - are quite different. Here’s what you need to know.

How do Switzerland’s rules on assisted suicide compare across Europe?

How do Switzerland’s rules on assisted suicide compare across Europe?

‘I am happy to have the chance to end my life’: David Goodall

‘I am happy to have the chance to end my life’: David Goodall

Swiss clinic slams Australia over scientist, 104, who wants to die

Swiss clinic slams Australia over scientist, 104, who wants to die

Australia’s oldest scientist en route to Switzerland to end life

Australia’s oldest scientist en route to Switzerland to end life

Australia scientist, 104, heads to Switzerland for assisted death

Australia scientist, 104, heads to Switzerland for assisted death

David Goodall commits assisted suicide in Switzerland, aged 104: foundation

David Goodall commits assisted suicide in Switzerland, aged 104: foundation

Italian DJ dies in Switzerland after government delays on assisted dying law

Italian DJ dies in Switzerland after government delays on assisted dying law

‘Lonely’ Italian went to Switzerland to die

‘Lonely’ Italian went to Switzerland to die

European court to rule on denial of aided suicide

European court to rule on denial of aided suicide

Swiss doctor convicted for aiding man’s suicide

Swiss doctor convicted for aiding man’s suicide

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