"A [ Maryland #AssistedSuicide] that would allow terminally ill patients to prompt their own deaths with a physician's help will likely be stalled for another year, according to Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee Chair Will Smith.
Disability rights advocates have been some of the strongest opponents of #AssistedSuicide legalization in New York. They are—correctly—concerned that persons with disabilities could be manipulated or pressured into #AssistedSuicide.
Disability Rights Advocates Speak Against Assisted Suicide
On February 14, 2024, two representatives of the disability rights community appeared on Capital Tonight to discuss th...
Let's not turn our state into Canada. Stop #AssistedSuicide now!
Canada again delays assisted dying for the mentally ill
It is the second time the expansion of the euthanasia programme has been delayed, this time to 2027.
"The American Medical Association's Code of Ethics maintains that assisting in death violates a fundamental code for medical practitioners. The American Psychiatric Association adopted the same position as the AMA in 2016." #AssistedSuicide
Should treatment for severe mental illness include medical assistance in dying?
The relationship between patients with mental illness and the practice of medical assistance in dying is a slippery ...