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Assisted suicide laws hang in balance as end of session, election loom

OTTAWA —With the clock ticking down toward summer and the end of the Conservatives’ first majority government, the national law around physician-assisted suicide is hanging in the balance. 823 more words

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Three file lawsuit in California for right to physician assisted suicide

VALENCIA, Calif. — A terminally ill mother is among three plaintiffs who recently sued the state of California for the right to end their lives. 783 more words

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NYT: The Last Day of Her Life (choosing to die)

Extraordinary story, well reported.

The Last Day of Her Life

When Sandy Bem found out she had Alzheimer’s, she resolved that before the disease stole her mind, she would kill herself. 10 more words

Physician Assisted Suicide

Lobby for Life Day -- Standing Up for the Medically Vulnerable

Opposing legislation to legalize physician-assisted suicide in New York and a separate package of bills that would deny treatment to the medically vulnerable received top priority at New York Right to Life’s Lobby for Life Day, held at the Capitol in Albany on April 29. 513 more words

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Changed Opinions: End of Life

Daily Prompt: Flip Flop

I used to be an ultra-conservative when it came to all things fiscal and social. I was (and still am) pro-life in all circumstances. 197 more words

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THE NEED FOR LOVE

(Based on 1st John 3:16-24, John 10:11-18)

How do we know how much anyone loves us? That’s the question everyone has asked since time immemorial. Percy Sledge, who died this past week, sang it well: 1,398 more words

Christian Worldview

Assisted Suicide is Neither Compassionate nor "Death With Dignity:" Oppose California's SB 128

It is often said that whoever controls the language controls the debate.  This is true when it comes to the “compassionate left.”  They clothe their words in such flowery language as “compassion,”  “death with dignity, “personal choices,” and other words that would lead you to believe that only a Nazi would oppose such things.   640 more words

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