LONDON | Europe’s top rights court to hear Belgian euthanasia case

8Jan - by Editor - 0 - In STL.News

LONDON—January 08, 2019—  Europe‘s top human rights court has agreed to hear a case being brought against Belgium by a man whose mother was euthanized in 2012 for depression, the second case that implicates one of Belgium’s leading euthanasia doctors.

In a statement Tuesday, lawyers for Tom Mortier said they brought their case to the European Court of Human Rights in Strasbourg after Belgian authorities declined to pursue it.

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