Euthanasia in Belgium: the Control Commission ineffective

Euthanasia in Belgium: the Control Commission ineffective

The federal Commission established to control and evaluate application of the law on euthanasia (for which the mandate expired on October 18, 2015) was not renewed, due to the lack of candidates with all the required conditions. The composition of this commission is...
St Malo: Suspended prison sentence for the murder of her daughter

St Malo: Suspended prison sentence for the murder of her daughter

On September 15, 2015, the Criminal Court in Rennes condemned Mrs. Laurence Nait Kaoudjt to a five-year suspended prison sentence, for having killed her eight-year-old daughter, Melanie, in 2010, who was severely handicapped since birth. This case has once again...