Euthanasia: Press Releases

John Kelly’s Testimony Opposing New Jersey Assisted Suicide Bill A2451

This article was published on the Not Dead Yet website on September 6, 2016. [Editor’s Note: John Kelly lived in New Jersey in his younger years and traveled back there to testify on October 6, 2016 in opposition to the latest assisted

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Philip Rosenthal-Email-Euthanasia

Dear Cape Times Editor I note that Sean Davison and his associates at Dignity SA have failed to answer the repeated public question posed to him at the UCT Bioethics symposium and in a letter published in the Cape Times

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The Proposed Bill on Euthanasia and Comments by Doctors For Life (in Italics):

The bill is quite different to the July press release by the Law Commission. We have found the Law Commission to be less than honest when they stated in the press release that “As regards to active voluntary euthanasia, the

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Holland – Another “ground breaking court decision” The Genie is out of the Bottle

In another ground-breaking court decision the Dutch Appeals Court has ruled that a doctor does not have to be involved to allow assisted suicide. Albert Heringa assisted his mother in 2008 by helping her overdose herself. Judge Anhem has ruled

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SAMA  Advises on Recent Court Order on Euthanasia and Doctor-Assisted Suicide.

The South African Medical Association (SAMA) is a non-statutory, professional association for public and private sector medical practitioners. Registered as an independent company, SAMA acts as a trade union for its public sector members and as a champion for doctors

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Assisted Suicide – DFL not happy with Courts decision

Press Release – Court’s decision on Assisted Suicide. Firstly DFL would like to send our condolences to the family and loved ones of Robert Stransham Ford,who passed away this morning, may he rest in peace. Secondly DFL would also like to

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Euthanasia

Doctors for Life (DFL) is opposed to ‘active’ euthanasia, that is euthanasia that involves the intentional killing of a person, but is not opposed to the patient’s right to refuse medical treatment or ‘passive’ euthanasia. DFL supports the present ban

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Dignity SA turning doctors into executioners? (press release)

In a recent press briefing, Prof Sean Davison of Dignity SA suggested that the law forbidding euthanasia in South Africa should be changed. One reason he gave was that some doctors told him they had “helped people to die ….

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Is South Africa getting its own Dr. Death? (press release)

Professor Davison, who helped launch Dignity SA, has returned to South Africa. Our media have hailed him as a good parent and a loving husband, who assisted his mother to die and who wants to legalize euthanasia/assisted suicide in SA.

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Assisted Suicide: Till love do us part? (press release)

In the past few months, it has been reported that Professor Sean Davison from a leading university in Cape Town, helped his mother to commit suicide. The fact that leading South Africans support him may make that act seem acceptable

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The next step in Holland’s slippery slope into misery (press release)

It has been misreported this past week as a world first (the same happened with legalized euthanasia in the Nazi Holocaust) that, Holland is discussing euthanasia for healthy elderly people who are simply “tired of living.” The slippery slope started

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