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Cruel politicians with cruel consciences vote for cruel things 

Cruel politicians voted against the legalisation of assisted suicide for terminally ill people in England. This is what cruel people with cruel consciences do.

It is cruelty which forces someone to suffer unbearable pain. 107 more words

Most Ontarians disapprove of Catholic hospital stance on assisted death, poll says

The majority of Ontario residents disapprove of the position of Catholic hospitals on medical assistance in dying, according to a new Forum poll. And almost half of those polled want public funding denied to Catholic hospitals in the province until they allow patients to seek referrals for assisted death. 464 more words

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New York Times Article, Dr. Timothy Quill Promote Physician-Assisted Suicide by Starvation and Dehydration

Physician-assisted suicide is not just about someone taking a lethal overdose of medicine prescribed by a doctor. For many years, Compassion and Choices, the former and more appropriately named Hemlock Society) has… 772 more words

Medical Ethics

Assisted suicide in nursing homes creates moral and ethical dilemmas

A court in Switzerland has ordered a nursing home to perform assisted suicide for those patients who want it. Switzerland legalized assisted suicide and has become a destination for suicide tourists – 611 from 2008 to 2012 – since passing the law, including 21 patients from the United States. 118 more words

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