Category: Assisted Dying

ALS Assisted Dying Japan

Doctors accused of killing ALS patient on commission are re-arrested on suspicion of murder

Two doctors who were arrested and charged with killing Yuri Hayashi, a woman living in Kyoto who had contracted ALS by administering drugs at her request have been re-arrested for the murder of the father of one of the doctors, who died 10 years ago, according to interviews with investigators.