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Louis Theroux Deals With Euthanasia In A Compelling Episode On RTÉ Tonight

By James Fenton

April 3, 2019 at 10:07am


It's Wednesday, otherwise known as hump day and that means it's Louis Theroux day or 'Louis Therednesdy' if you will.

Tonight, everyone's favourite investigative journalist deals with the difficult issue of euthanasia in the last of his Altered States series. In the episode, Louis visits California where some terminally ill people have the right to end their own lives.

Moral and legal elements of the topic will be explored and viewers will also see the point of view of those who do not meet the legal criteria to make this most painful of decisions.

Louis Theroux's Altered States: Choosing Death will air on RTÉ 2 tonight at 9.35pm and you can get a glimpse of what's in store in the below clip.

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