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'Death with dignity' legislation introduced in Colorado

DENVER — A year ago, Julie Selsberg sat on her father’s death bed at the end of a slow, agonizing death and told him she loved him, that she was sorry he suffered so much and that she would work on his behalf to enable the terminally ill to die with dignity. 592 more words

Politics

Was it Suicide?

The Catholic Transcript, the newspaper of the Archdiocese of Hartford, has started a new feature:  a monthly column on bioethics by Fr. Tadeusz Pacholczyk, a priest from Fall River, MA and director of education at the… 1,987 more words

David Cruz-Uribe

Brittany Maynard's mother recounts last moments of daughter's life

WATCH ABOVE: Brittany Maynard’s mother describes being by her side during her final moments

TORONTO – The story of Brittany Maynard — a 29-year-old woman who moved to Oregon to qualify for the state’s Death with Dignity Act after a terminal brain cancer diagnosis —  226 more words

World

Bully-Believers...Reconsider.

Some people love to call Governor Christie (GC) a bully. A quick search of the word’s definition brings up the following: a person who uses strength or power to harm or intimidate those who are weaker. 417 more words

Chris Christie

RIP Debbie Purdy. Assisted suicide campaigner dies.

Debbie Purdy and husband Omar

Debbie Purdy, a multiple sclerosis sufferer was perhaps the most prominent campaigner for a change in law on assisted suicide. 560 more words

"Beyond the Veil: Our Journey Home" by Diane Goble - to be released 1/1/15

Beyond the Veil: Our Journey Home

by

Diane Goble

Release Date: January 1, 2015

… a way for individuals to consciously prepare for what’s to come, and to better understand the life in their death, and what happens next. 644 more words
Talking About Death & Dying