Year: 1992 Source: Frederick, MD: University Publishing Group Inc., 1992. p.70-76 SIEC No: 20070619

This chapter discusses the legal aspects of active euthanasia in the Netherlands. The author points out the right to die is only recognized to a limited extent in Dutch law. The law & its application is reviewed, questions relating to further limits on voluntary euthanasia are raised, & a discussion of prosecution & changing the law concludes the chapter. (3 refs.)