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  • Cambridge Quarterly of Healthcare Ethics, Volume 18, Issue 3
  • July 2009, pp. 262-269

Euthanasia, Philosophy, and the Law: A Jurist’s View from Madrid


In societies with an established system of rights, human dignity occupies the vertex of the moral statute. Freedom and equality are specific derivations of that higher value. Taking freedom and equality seriously necessarily means articulating a system of rights that places at its apex the value that unifies both: human dignity.

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