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THE HAGUE, Netherlands | Dutch to prosecute doctor who euthanized woman with dementia

THE HAGUE, Netherlands — Dutch officials say they will prosecute a nursing home doctor for euthanizing an elderly woman with dementia, the first time a doctor has been charged since the Netherlands legalized euthanasia in 2002. In a statement on Friday, Dutch prosecutors said the doctor “had not acted carefully” and “overstepped a line” when … Continue reading THE HAGUE, Netherlands | Dutch to prosecute doctor who euthanized woman with dementia