Canadian Medical Association urges respect for conscience rights of medical professionals who oppose “physician-assisted dying”

By Alex Schadenberg, Executive Director – Euthanasia Prevention Coalition The statement issued by Canadian Medical Association (CMA), in response to the report of the Special Joint Committee on Physician-Assisted Dying, expressed concern that the report “does fall short on the issue of respecting a physician’s right to conscientious objection.” The report of the Special Joint …

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Big abortion and the CMA

By Patricia Maloney The Canadian Medical Association (CMA) has officially come out in support of maintaining a section of the Criminal Code that declares a child becomes a human being at the moment of birth. One doctor, Dr. Genevieve Desbiens said this: “I’m asking for you to recognize that women must retain their full and …

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CMA sends over 61,000 petitions to President Obama, urges more Americans to join drive for conscience protections in health care

Washington, DC–July 6, 2011–The Christian Medical Association (CMA) today sent to President Obama a letter on behalf of 61,154 individuals who signed a petition urging the President to uphold and enforce conscience rights in health care. The issue is especially important for faith-based physicians who say they will leave medicine if forced to compromise their …

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