New Hampshire Palliative Care Specialist's testimony in Vermont

The Vermont Senate Committee on Health and Welfare Hearing on End of Life Choices recently heard testimony on whether or not to proceed to endorse legislative change. Unfortunately that committee recommended the move which now sits before the powerful bills committee.  The following blogpost from NotDeadYet's Stephen Drake is Dr. Ira Byock's testimony to that committee. A powerful statement: Continue reading

Nembutal death in WA sets up discussion about euthanasia

   Western Australian MS sufferer and euthanasia advocate, Barbara Harrison died on the weekend. Reports say that she consumed a bottle of Nembutal procured from Mexico 'through the post'. Continue reading

How my mother died - a son's story

  This article first appeared on the MercatorNet Blog Continue reading

Bob Such - another 'roll-of–the-dice' in SA.

  If there's one thing that the Hon Bob Such is known for its persistence. Once again he's introducing a euthanasia bill into the SA lower house.   Continue reading

Holocaust Memorial Day - Let's not forget the key role doctors played

The following article was written by Dr. Peter Saunders, the campaign director for the Care Not Killing Alliance in the UK. This article was published on his blog  on Holocaust Memorial Day under the title: Holocaust Memorial Day - Let's not forget the key role doctors played. Continue reading

Belgian twin euthanasia story is just the tip of a chilling iceberg

. This comment from Peter Saunders in the UK not only sums up the situation with the euthanasia of twins just before Christmas, Saunders also covers new proposals to further liberalize a system already out of control.  Continue reading

Depressed patient died by assisted suicide in Oregon

The following letter was printed in the Montana Standard newspaper on January 27, 2013 under the title:  Oregon doctor could not save patient from assisted suicide. Continue reading

Son who killed mother for money gets 20 years

This report from the   website is a chilling reminder of how euthanasia & assisted suicide could aid and abet someone in the killing of a relative for financial gain. And who would ever know?AdelaideNow Continue reading

Oregon's assisted suicide statistics 2012

This report first appeared on Margaret Dore's website:Choice Illusion Continue reading

Six Lessons from death in Belgium

  Great summary of the death of the Belgian twins by Michael Cook from t. Continue reading