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Update: California's End of Life Options Act

The Fourth District Court of Appeals in Riverside issued an immediate stay as of Friday, June 15th, which essentially puts California’s right-to-die-law for terminally ill patients back into effect. 396 more words

End-of-life

Assisted Suicide: Contact Your MSP

Please contact your MSP to voice your opposition to assisted suicide and ask what their position is.

Here’s an urgent message from the Catholic Parliamentary Office: 348 more words

Assisted Suicide: Contact Your MSP

Please contact your MSP to voice your opposition to assisted suicide and ask what their position is.

Here’s an urgent message from the Catholic Parliamentary Office: 348 more words

Pro-life

More than 3,700 Canadians have chosen medically-assisted death in the two years it’s been legal

OTTAWA — Almost 4,000 people have chosen medical assistance to end their lives since the practice became legal in Canada two years ago.

That includes 1,525 in the last six months of 2017 — a 29 per cent increase over the first half of the year. 317 more words

News

California Physician-Assisted Suicide Is Once Again Legal

State attorney general Xavier Becerra has reinstated the state’s physician-assisted suicide law after a temporary ban.  The law was passed in 2016.

More:

Los Angeles Times… 624 more words

Assisted Suicide

Good News/Bad News about Alzheimer’s

First the good news:

Alzheimer’s disease is a currently irreversible, progressive brain disorder that slowly destroys memory and thinking skills and, eventually, the ability to carry out the simplest tasks. 1,143 more words

Medical Ethics