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Man charged with assisted suicide in Hamilton Ontario

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by Alex Schadenberg Wed Jul 31 11:44 EST Comments (0)

Hamilton, Ontario
Hamilton Genreal Hospital

Several days ago, a man was charged with the crime of assisted suicide in Hamilton Ontario.

The Hamilton Spectator reported that Herbert Dilts was charged by Hamilton police for the alleged crime of assisted suicide in the death of Brian Nelson…

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Swiss assisted suicide leader says: Almost no difference between euthanasia and assisted suicide

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by Alex Schadenberg Fri Jul 26 11:31 EST Comments (0)

An article published today in Australia's Canberra Times concerns a three week fact finding mission conducted by Federal Labor MLA, Mary Porter, who visited the Netherlands, Belgium and Switzerland concerning the practice of euthanasia and…

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The inconsistent philosophy of an assisted suicide campaigner.

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by Alex Schadenberg Fri Jul 19 10:28 EST Comments (0)

For many years, Margaret Battin has been a well known leader of the assisted suicide lobby in America. Over the past few years she has become known for the care of her husband, Brooke Hopkins, who experienced a bicycle accident, in which he broke…

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Swiss assisted suicide clinic kills Italian man: autopsy discovers he wasn’t dying after all

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by Alex Schadenberg Fri Jul 12 15:13 EST Comments (6)

Pietro D'Amico chose to kill himself with the help of the Dignitas suicide "clinic" after learning that he was "dying." The only problem? An autopsy revealed that he wasn't as ill as he was told. He wasn't dying.

The Dignitas suicide clinic in Basel Switzerland caused the death of Pietro D’Amico, a 62-year-old magistrate from Calabria in southern Italy, in April, 2013 after D'Amico received a wrong diagnosis.

Dignitas is a suicide clinic that is…

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Memorial to the victims of euthanasia being built in Germany

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by Alex Schadenberg Mon Jul 08 17:11 EST Comments (2)

The Associated Press is reporting that Germany is building a memorial to all the victims of the T4 Nazi euthanasia program in Berlin.

The Associated Press article states:

BERLIN - Germany is building a memorial to about 300,000 people…

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France government ethics committee rejects the legalization of assisted suicide

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by Alex Schadenberg Thu Jul 04 13:43 EST Comments (1)

A protest against euthanasia in Paris in 2012

France's official Ethics Advisory Committee (CCNE) has rejected the legalization of assisted suicide after a majority vote.

The committee which had been asked to investigate the issue of euthanasia and come up with recommendations voted…

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Belgium is moving closer to allowing euthanasia of children

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by Alex Schadenberg Fri Jun 21 16:31 EST Comments (0)

June 21, 2013 (LifeSiteNews.com) - An article published in Expatica.com on June 20, 2013 is reporting that Belgian lawmakers are moving closer to legalising the euthanasia of minors, so long as they are judged capable of deciding for themselves.

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Tags: belgium, belgium euthanasia, euthanasia

Big increase in assisted suicide deaths in Washington State in 2012.

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by Alex Schadenberg Fri Jun 21 13:46 EST Comments (1)

The number of assisted suicide deaths in Washington State, increased by 17% in 2012. Assisted suicide was legalized in March 2009, after a ballot measure.

The number assisted suicide deaths in WashingtonState were: 83 in 2012, 70 in 2011,…

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Ontario’s Premier, Kathleen Wynne, appears to be considering Quebec’s euthanasia proposal

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by Alex Schadenberg Wed Jun 19 13:04 EST Comments (10)

Kathleen Wynne, the Liberal premier of Ontario, appears to be considering similar proposals as Quebec did last week when it introduced Bill 52, to legalize euthanasia in Quebec.

Last week, CBC News reported Wynne making overtures of support to…

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Killing is not healthcare: why Quebec’s euthanasia bill MUST be defeated

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by Alex Schadenberg Fri Jun 14 11:37 EST Comments (2)

The Quebec government has introduced a bill, to legalize euthanasia through the back-door.

After two government reports and input from its citizens, Quebec is considering the legalization of euthanasia (not assisted suicide) as a form of…

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Gallup: Support for assisted suicide fluctuates based on the wording of the question

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by Alex Schadenberg Fri May 31 14:56 EST Comments (0)

May 31, 2013 (Alex Schadenberg) - A Gallup survey conducted (May 2 - 7, 2013) found that support for assisted suicide fluctuates by almost 20% based on the wording of the question.

The survey found that: 

51% of Americans support assisted…
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Tags: assisted suicide, euthanasia, gallup, poll

Toronto’s Hospital for Sick Children dehydrating children with disabilities based on Quality of Life

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by Alex Schadenberg Thu May 30 18:52 EST Comments (9)

TORONTO, May 30, 2013 (Alex Schadenberg) - A study entitled: Parental Perceptions of Forgoing Artificial Nutrition and Hydration (FANH) During End-of-Life Care was published in the journal Pediatrics in its May 5, 2013, edition concerning the…

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Tags: euthanasia, euthanasia prevention coalition, toronto

Euthanasia Prevention Coalition challenges Global News on its one-sided euthanasia reporting

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by Alex Schadenberg Thu May 30 15:56 EST Comments (0)

OTTAWA, May 30, 2013 (Alex Schadenberg) - On Wednesday, Global News has published another one-sided article concerning assisted suicide. The article is connected to a one-sided poll that asks: Should doctor-assisted suicide be legal?

The options…

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Tags: euthanasia, euthanasia prevention coalition, media bias

Legalizing assisted death is not safe and will never be safe

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by Alex Schadenberg Wed Apr 10 11:30 EST Comments (0)

Dignitas clinic

The media is promoting the sad story of Susan Griffiths, a Winnipeg Manitoba woman who decided to die at the Dignitas suicide clinic in Switzerland. Griffiths has Multiple System Atrophy, a condition that will leave her significantly disabled…

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Doctor may have killed 300 patients to ‘free up’ beds

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by Alex Schadenberg Tue Apr 02 11:10 EST Comments (1)

Dr Virginia Soares de Souza

A Reuters news article that was written by Anthony Boadle and published on March 28 has reported that Dr. Virginia Soares de Souza has been charged with 7 counts of murder and may have killed 300 patients in order to, reportedly, "free up" beds.…

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