CBC cameras roll as doctor gives lethal injection to patient

Editor’s note. This article was published on the Fatal Flaws Film website on December 13. By Kevin Dunn, Director of “Fatal Flaws” Tuesday night, the CBC (Canada’s public broadcaster) aired a mini-documentary about an assisted suicide party. It ended with (audio of) the doctor giving patient Nancy Vickers a lethal injection under the provisions of Canada’s “Medical …

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Canadian Hospital Declares Euthanasia Free Zone

By Wesley J. Smith Canada’s utter capitulation to the culture of death has been a wonder to behold. A twisted, nihilistic wonder, but a wonder. The current debate isn’t whether the government’s bill to legalize is too loose, but too strict. But at least one hospital has declared total non-cooperation. From the CBC story: In …

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Paul Lamb’s tragic personal circumstances must not blind us to the deadly consequences of his attempt to undermine the murder law

By Dr. Peter Saunders Editor’s note. Dr. Saunders is a former general surgeon and is CEO of Christian Medical Fellowship, a UK-based organization with 4,500 UK doctors and 1,000 medical students as members A 57 year-old man, who was almost entirely paralysed in a road accident 23 years ago, is now seeking permission for a …

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How my mother died

A mentally-ill Belgian woman sought euthanasia to escape her problems. The doctors told her, sure, why not? By Tom Mortier PhD Since 2002 a law was passed in Belgium that allowed people to be euthanased when they were suffering intractable and unbearable pain. Today euthanasia is more often granted to people suffering from mental illnesses …

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Untangling the media myths surrounding the deaths by lethal injection of identical twins Marc and Eddy Verbessem

By Dave Andrusko I supposed it shouldn’t surprise anyone that something as surprising—and utterly tragic—as the deaths by euthanasia of  identical twins Marc and Eddy Verbessem would prompt some very powerful pro-life commentary. We’ve run several essays, including one today by Michael Cook: “Six lessons from death in Belgium.”  They are deeply moving and raise …

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Belgian twins euthanized out of fear of blindness, what may be next in Belgium

By Alex Schadenberg, executive director Euthanasia Prevention Coalition To preface my blog article about the recent articles concerning the practice of euthanasia in Belgium, one needs to acknowledge that the Quebec government is considering legalizing Belgian style euthanasia through the back-door. The Daily Mail newspaper in the UK published an article today that that was …

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