Aline Lüthi, lawyer

In her dissertation, lawyer Aline Lüthi proposes a legal regulation in her dissertation for life shortening measures in a medical context. She thereby closes a sensitive hole in current criminal code and creates legal security for practicing physicians, nursing staff and family members of patients at the end of their life.

Aline Lüthi finished her dissertation as part of the interdisciplinary doctoral program Biomedical Ethics and Law of the University of Zurich.