On Thursday Margo Macdonald MSP launched her new assisted suicide bill in Scotland. The Scottish government has said it does not support a change in the law and the British Medical Association (BMA) has in response reiterated its opposition to assisted suicide. The bill comes the day after the launch of the Euthanasia Prevention Coalition …Continue reading "Care Not Killing responds to the Assisted Suicide (Scotland) Bill"
By Dr. Peter Saunders Editor’s note. Dr. Saunders is a former general surgeon and CEO of Christian Medical Fellowship, a UK-based organization with 4,500 UK doctors and 1,000 medical students as members. This appeared on his blog at http://pjsaunders.blogspot.com/2011/11/care-not-killing-update-on-end-of-life.html The Care Not Killing Alliance (CNK), representing over 40 organisations which promote palliative care and oppose …Continue reading "“Care Not Killing”–Update on end of life issues"