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Belgium to become first country to allow euthanasia for children

13.02.14 @ 09:06

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The Belgian parliament is expected on Thursday to pass a low making it the first country to allow euthanasia for terminally ill children. Belgium passed a law decriminalising euthanasia for terminally ill people over the age of 18 in 2002 and recorded 1,432 cases of euthanasia in 2012.