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Peruvian psychologist Ana Estrada, who fought in courts for 'death with dignity,' has died by euthanasia

Posted on AllSides April 22nd, 2024
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A Peruvian psychologist who suffered from an incurable disease that weakened her muscles and had her confined to her bed for several years, died by euthanasia, her lawyer said Monday, becoming the first person in the country to obtain the right to die with medical assistance. Ana Estrada fought for years in Peruvian courts for the right to die with dignity, and became a celebrity in the conservative country where euthanasia and assisted suicide are illegal. In 2022 Estrada was granted an exception by the nation’s Supreme Court, which upheld...

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