An article in the Winnipeg Free Press states that Susan Griffiths, age 72 is heading to Switzerland and the Dignitas Clinic where she will end her life on her own terms in the next few weeks. She has Multiple System Atrophy, an incurable disease ...―
David's Musings: A Mercy Killing. Filed under: Current Events Tagged: assisted suicide, assisted suicide debate, assisted suicide laws, assisted suicide pros, cons of assisted suicide, euthanasia and assisted dying, terminal illness, terminally ...―
The passing of Tony Nicklinson made the news headlines last week – he died at home, surrounded by his family, days after he had lost a High Court battle for the right to end his life. The 58 year from Wiltshire had ‘locked-in syndrome’ and...―
Photo: Adrian Cook PhotographyI've often heard that all Atheists and secularists fit nicely into a sort of left-wing progressive position when it comes to their politics. The stereotype of the pinko Liberal Atheist is not altogether a surprising...―
Awhile back I made my first post on the topic of medically-assisted suicide to relieve end of life suffering: Euthanasia I. ∙ I knew this subject was a touchy one and people have strong feelings on either side of the debate. I was ...―
http://www.thetimes.co.uk/tto/multimedia/archive/00328/Tony_Nicklinson_111_328638d.jpgRegular readers of the Durham University Pro Bono blog will know that prior to the High Court case in which Mr Nicklinson lost his legal battle to be allowed to...―
A couple of posts ago I was accused by a commentor of forcing my opinion on others because I believe that abortion should be illegal. The argument was if I supported such a law and the law passed then that would be forcing my opinion on others. Of...―
Jack Kevorkian ∙ No matter in what language Exit and Dignitas are the organizations that first appear when "assisted suicide" is searched. ∙ These two non-profit organizations are making of euthanasia a commerce using strategies to...―
*Okay, this is kind of long but I am emotionally charged here with this one: Today I was watching Dr. Oz and the show was about whether or not Physician assisted suicide is morally right or not. This was a highly emotional show. ...―
UK Soap Opera, Emmerdale is facing unending rebuke and condemnation after it’s storyline ending in assisted suicide. Emmerdale’s controversial assisted suicide storyline has caused outrage amongst viewers, and has been blasted by a spinal...―
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