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He put her in his truck, turned on the engine, closed the door, and waited for his daughter to asphyxiate.
He was convicted of second-degree murder…. If Latimer receives a new trial or Prime Minister Trudeau agrees to a pardon, it will send the insidious message that dead is better than disabled.
InBelgium extended its euthanasia laws to all minors. So the state must try again.
The next motion — urging the judge to cancel a ruling last week invalidating the law — is set for June 29….
California Attorney General Xavier Becerra had sought to block the earlier ruling….
But, after the papers were signed, he miraculously regained consciousness. They feel as if they are being treated like criminals, charged with the crime of having chronic pain….
As more and more people experience poor pain management, it is easy to see that in states where doctor assisted suicide is legal, there will be an increase in requests for lethal drugs. How ironic that it may become easier in some places for get a prescription to die than one to relieve pain.
More on Disability Perspective.An Argument Against Abortion - The right to life is the most basic and important right that we have. In the past two hundred years, over one million Americans have died for their country. - Euthanasia in this paper is examined in those countries which have legalized the procedure.
And is found to be more of a burden than a blessing, indicating from the Dutch experience that it becomes an uncontrollable force once it has been legalized. Robert Whitaker is a journalist and author of two books about the history of psychiatry, Mad in America and Anatomy of an Epidemic, and the co-author, with Lisa Cosgrove, of Psychiatry Under the rutadeltambor.com is the founder of rutadeltambor.com Click on this line to send a message to rutadeltambor.com Site Index "This website opposes laws that make it is legal for one class of people to kill another class of people in the case of so-called "Death With Dignity," the people killed are the suicidal.".
Because, active euthanasia destroys another person's life it is wrong and immoral to perform it. If we change the law and accept active euthanasia, we will not be able to keep it under control since, mistakes and abuses cannot be entirely eliminated.
A. AGS Ethics Committee, Physician-Assisted Suicide and Voluntary Active Euthanasia. Journal of American Geriatrics Society, May , 43(5)