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Montana that state law authorizes physicians to prescribe aid-in-dying medication to a terminally ill adult who requests it.
In their suit, the plaintiffs contend that physicians who write prescriptions for mentally competent, terminally ill patients should not face legal penalties.
The law states that a child will have to be terminally ill, face "unbearable physical suffering" and make repeated pleas to die.
The Wolverhampton based charity raises money for seriously and terminally ill children to provide treatment, help and support for both them and their families.
Ciar[sz]n Devane, chief executive at Macmillan Cancer Support, said: "We want the government to help the most vulnerable cancer patients, such as people who are terminally ill, by both ensuring they qualify for the Warm Home Discount that energy companies will have to provide from April next year and extending the winter fuel payment to cover them.
But as he faces the possibility of fresh police charges after admitting giving some patients fatal doses of painkillers to end their suffering, he told Wales on Sunday how most doctors are now terrified of easing the agony of the terminally sick.
Fifty 35-74 yr old terminally ill cancer patients received either routine medical and psychological (cognitive existential) palliative care or standard care plus hypnosis.
THE CASE INVOLVED ROBERT BAXTER, A TRUCK DRIVER, WHO WAS TERMINALLY ILL WITH LYMPHOCYTIC LEUKEMIA WITH DIFFUSE LYMPHADENOPATHY
She added: "If this amendment were to succeed, I believe it will place a new and invidious pressure on disabled and terminally ill people to think that they are closer to the end of their lives.
It follows a number of cases where terminally ill adults have travelled to the Swiss clinic Dignitas to end their lives.
Adele Luty and Tracey Williams organised the event in aid of the charity the Starlight Foundation, which grants terminally ill children a final wish and provides entertainment on children's hospital wards.
Cinnamon Trust, a national charity for elderly and terminally ill people and their pets, is looking for dog walkers in Ely, Cardiff.