Assisted suicide: Evidence FOR a slippery slope
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Professor David Jones (Director of the Centre for Bioethics and Emerging Technologies, St Mary's University College) discusses the idea of a 'slippery slope' in relation to assisted suicide. He suggests that if society agrees that assisted suicide is beneficial for some people, then society will logically want to spread these benefits to as many people as possible, even those who have not requested to die. Part of the 'Ethics of Assisted Suicide' event.
This lecture was filmed at an event called: 'The ethics of assisted suicide'.
Date of lecture: 30th June 2010