"The proposed law not only allows assisted suicide, it also carves out an exception to the law against homicide. It will allow murder of the sick and elderly, followed by a government-approved cover-up to hide the fact that any lethal action occurred."
The Aunt is dead and now it is too late to suggest that after 10 days her bladder infection may have cleared up and her request for lethal injection may have passed.
This seems more about making sure that the Greens are seen by their constituency as a 'mover and shaker' on this issue rather than simply a willing passenger.
The absence of the possibility of objectivity is like a compass whose hand has no benchmark and can go any direction.
The reality is that euthanasia is never simply about the 'only'; it is ever about 'only and...' or 'not only but also...'.
41% increase in euthanasia in 4 years: an appalling excess due to the legislation on assisted death in Belgium.
The report found that of the cases it examined, 21 failed to meet the legal restrictions.