Vatican says Lambert death defeat

Case points to need for euthanisia law says Businarolo

(ANSA) - Vatican City, July 11 - The Vatican said Thursday the death of French tetraplegic Vincent Lambert after 11 years in a vegetative state was a defeat for humanity.
    Lambert's parents called it a "State crime".
    Italian Lower House justice committee chair Francesca Businarolo said the case highlighted the need for a law on euthanasia in Italy.
    Lambert died after a judge ordered his life support to be turned off.
   

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