There were nearly three times the number of expected deaths
Quebec physicians told to falsify euthanasia death certificates
Why don’t most Quebec politicians recognize the momentousness of this decision?
In the end it passed easily, by a vote of 94 to 22.
When we allow death to be inflicted, we lose our repugnance at the thought of killing other human beings.
Good ethics must be based on good facts, not hoping for the best.
A great infographic summarising the issues.
A parliamentary committee in Quebec has recommended the legalisation of euthanasia with strict safeguards. Its report, “Mourir dans la dignité” (Dying With Dignity), contends that dying is a part of life and since medical assistance is used to prolong life, it should also be used in extreme cases to end it.