Dutch doctor acquitted in case of euthanasia of patient with dementia

By Stephanie van den Berg THE HAGUE (Reuters) – A Dutch doctor was acquitted on Wednesday of all charges for the euthanasia of an elderly patient who suffered from dementia. Judges at the Hague District court found the patient had expressly requested euthanasia at an earlier stage in her disease, and the doctor had acted carefully in accordance with the law in the case,…