Year: 1996 Source: The Lancet, v.347, no.9011, (May 11, 1996), p.1334 SIEC No: 19970080

John Keown discusses the Mason and Mulligan (March 23,P810) article as unpersuasive. He says medical readers should ignore any suggestion that the law against assisted suicide makes any exception for doctors, and one can no more have a stage-by-stage approach to euthanasia; either you condone it or you do not.