8 Pages Posted: 28 Jan 2014
Date Written: January 27, 2014
Abatement of suicide is a penal offence in India. After the Supreme Court's decision in Aruna Shanbaug (2011) case, voluntary passive euthanasia is applicable in certain cases. This article is analyzing the relevancy of legalizing the active euthanasia over the application of passive euthanasia on the basis of J. S. Mill's concept of Liberty.
Keywords: Active Euthansia, Passive Euthnasia, J. S. Mill's liberty
Suggested Citation: Suggested Citation
Kurian, Jino M., Wouldn't It Be the Active Euthanasia Instead of Passive? An Analysis on the Basis of J. S. Mill's Liberty (January 27, 2014). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2386157 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.2386157