Editor’s note. This appeared on the blog of Peter Saunders at http://pjsaunders.blogspot.com/2011/04/maitland-assisted-suicide-demonstrates.html. It is reprinted with permission. According to the Sunday Times, an 84 year old British woman committed suicide at a Swiss facility last month because she did not want to die of old age. Nan Maitland (pictured), who suffered from arthritis but was …Continue reading "Nan Maitland’s assisted suicide demonstrates the incremental extension that will follow any change in the law"