Paralyzed men begin deep sedation after 18 years-English

(ANSA)-Rome, June 13-18 A 46-year-old Pesaro man who has been paralyzed for 18 years and can only communicate with eye pointers on Monday ends his life after receiving a green light to help him commit suicide. The Marche Regional Ethics Board has begun a deep sedation for.

Fabio Ridolfi, 46, from Fermignano, Pesaro Urbino, has been trying to end his suffering for many years.

On Sunday night, his fellow citizens stayed up all night for him in the central square.

“We pay homage to him and want him to understand that everything in Fermignano is with him and his family,” said Emanuele Feduzi, Mayor of Fermignano.

His brother Andrea said: “Fabio will get what he wants.”


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