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Lords to debate assisted suicide

The House of Lords is to debate an amendment to the law on assisted suicide - which would allow relatives who accompany terminally ill family members to clinics abroad.

David Morris, who has spinal muscular atrophy and chairs Independent Living Alternatives, which promotes the right of disabled people to live independently, gives his view before Lord Falconer and the Rev Richard Coles give join in the debate.


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