By Alex Schadenberg, Euthanasia Prevention Coalition. On May 14 The Daily Mail reported that a 45-year-old Dutch woman known as “Jackie,” was approved for euthanasia based on psychiatric issues related to sexual abuse. News about this recent case comes after the shocking case of a physically healthy woman, in her 20s, who died by euthanasia …Continue reading "Netherlands euthanasia clinic approves lethal injection for a woman who was sexually abused as a child"
By Michael Cook The Dutch Health Minister, Edith Schippers, has earmarked almost 400,000 Euros for a study of whether to expand eligibility for euthanasia to children between 1 and 12. At the moment, children under 1 may be killed with the consent of their parents following criteria set out in the Groningen Protocols. Children older …Continue reading "Dutch pediatricians seek child euthanasia"
By Michael Cook The leading Dutch right-to-die society is seeking talks with the Dutch medical association (KNMG) for approval of a “peaceful pill” which will allow its members to kill themselves without the help of a doctor. As usually happens in the progress of euthanasia, supporters are now telling the media that this already occurs …Continue reading "The underground Dutch system for do-it-yourself euthanasia"
By Paul Russell, Founder, HOPE Australia In an eleventh-hour intervention, former supporter of the Dutch Euthanasia laws and member of the Euthanasia Review Committee in The Netherlands, Professor Theo Boer tells Britain that he was wrong. This article is from the UK Daily Mail: Don’t make our mistake: As assisted suicide bill goes to …Continue reading "Dutch Euthanasia watchdog says: I was wrong – Britain! Don’t do it!"