Last updated on: 5/1/2015 | Author: ProCon.org

South African High Court Allows Assisted Suicide for Terminally Ill Man

South African High Court Allows Assisted Suicide for Terminally Ill Man – On Apr. 30, 2015 the High Court in Pretoria granted Robin Stransham-Ford the right to have a doctor help him end his life. Physician-assisted suicide remains illegal in South Africa as the ruling applied only to Mr. Stransham-Ford.