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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JAMA “viewpoint” offers same old rationale for Physician-Assisted Suicide

By Dave Andrusko I don’t know Anna E. Roberts at all but I do know enough about Lawrence O. Gostin to anticipate that their joint “Viewpoint” in the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) would be an apologetic for Physician-Assisted Dying. And, sure enough, “Physician-Assisted Dying: A Turning Point?” was just that. Their strategy …

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