With an Italian referendum looming, the Pope condemns euthanasia
Italy moves towards legalisation of euthanasia
Two recent cases in which patients received judicial approval for assisted suicide sharpened the Italian debate around euthanasia. Some form of assisted suicide regulated by law seems to become a possibility more and more.
Enough support for Italian petition on legalisation of euthanasia for referendum
There is likely going to be a referendum on the legalisation of euthanasia in Italy. Over 750.000 people have signed an initiative for that referendum.