Dutch euthanasia deaths jumped another 10% last year

Apr 19, 2017 by

by Alex Schadenberg, LifeSite: The Dutch News reported that the number of reported assisted deaths increased by 10% in 2016 with 6091 reported assisted deaths, representing 4% of all deaths in the Netherlands up from 5561 reported assisted deaths in 2015. There were 5875 euthanasia deaths and 216...

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Ontario sets up ‘death hotline’ to force doctors to comply with having patients killed

Apr 7, 2017 by

by Lianne Laurence, LifeSite: Ontario doctors will be forced to be complicit in killing their patients by euthanasia or assisted suicide unless the Liberal government amends Bill 84 to include conscience rights protection, warn physicians’ rights advocates. Health Minister Eric Hoskins said...

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Christian campaigner welcomes High Court’s decision on assisted dying

Mar 31, 2017 by

from Premier: A Christian campaigner is welcoming the High Court’s decision to throw out a bid to change the law on assisted dying by a man with terminal motor neuron disease. 67 year old Noel Conway was diagnosed in 2014 and isn’t expected to live beyond the next 12 months. He wanted...

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Former Archbishop ‘out of step’ with C of E on assisted suicide

Mar 8, 2017 by

from The Christian Institute: A former Archbishop of Canterbury has reiterated his view that assisted suicide should be legalised in the UK. Speaking in the House of Lords on Monday, Lord Carey of Clifton lauded countries with liberal euthanasia laws. A Bill to legalise assisted suicide was...

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Former Archbishop of Canterbury Lord Carey joins fresh call for assisted dying

Mar 8, 2017 by

by Alex Williams, Premier: Former Archbishop of Canterbury Lord Carey of Clifton has joined fresh calls for Britain to follow the example of five US states and Canada by allowing assisted dying for the terminally ill. The independent crossbencher admitted he was “out of step” with the...

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Nursing Home Resident Euthanized Against Her Will

Feb 21, 2017 by

by Paul Russell, Life News: Once you create a situation at law where killing of another person is allowed in certain circumstances, not only will the circumstances in which such killing is endorsed or allowed change over time, but the boundaries, however originally drawn, will be entirely...

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