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  • Terri Schiavo's Mother and Brother to Appear on Oprah's: Where Are They Now?
  • 12/06/2013
  • This Sunday, December 8 at 10pm ET, on the Oprah Winfey Network (OWN), Terri Schiavo's mother and brother are scheduled to appear on, Oprah: Where Are They Now?
  • Giving Chimpanzees "Fundamental Rights to Bodily Liberty"
  • 12/06/2013
  • (Wesley J. Smith) - I have been receiving media calls and emails about the wholly expected lawsuits by the Non Human Rights Project to obtain writs of habeas corpus for chimpanzees. From the US News and World Report story:
  • New Jersey Governor Christie Opposes Bill Legalizing Assisted Suicide
  • 12/05/2013
  • (LifeNews.com) - New Jersey Governor Chris Christie stated during a press conference that he is opposed to the assisted suicide bill that is sponsored by Assemblyman John Burzichelli.
  • Disability Community Loses a Hero
  • 12/04/2013
  • (By Dr. Mark Mostert) - Alison Davis, champion of the disability community and unfailing exemplar of a life well lived, died early on December 3, 2013.
  • Terri Schindler Schiavo's 50th Birthday: "Where There's Life, There's Hope"
  • 12/03/2013
  • (NCG) - It would have been Terri Schindler Schiavo's 50th birthday on Dec. 3. But she became the victim of a judicial homicide at age 41 on March 31, 2005, shortly after 9 a.m. by order of Pinellas County Probate Court Judge George Greer because her estranged husband, Michael Schiavo, wanted to get on with his life with his concubine Jodi and their two children.
  • Time to Prevent Elderly From Living Too Long?
  • 12/02/2013
  • (Wesley J. Smith) - Bioethicist Founding Father Daniel Callahan has long supported death panel health care rationing based on age. He has now weighed in against spending a lot on research to delay the aging process. The transhumanists aren't going to like this! From, On Dying After Your Time:
  • Child Euthanasia a Step Closer in Belgium
  • 11/30/2013
  • (NRO) - Belgian euthanasia looks to soon legally spread to children. From the CNN story: "A controversial bill that would extend the right to request euthanasia to children suffering terminal illnesses and adults with dementia cleared a vote in a Belgian Senate committee Wednesday."
  • Happy Thanksgiving!
  • 11/28/2013
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  • Aged Couple's Joint Suicide Pushes Euthanasia
  • 11/27/2013
  • (NRO) - Well, here we are again. The logic of euthanasia-that killing is an acceptable answer to human suffering-gets taken to its logical conclusion of death-on-demand. An elderly French couple, not wanting to ever be apart, killed themselves in a French hotel and left a pro euthanasia suicide note. From the The Local story:
  • Belgium's Meteoric Rise to Become Euthanasia Capital of the World
  • 11/26/2013
  • (Dr. Peter Saunders) - It is widely acknowledged that euthanasia is out of control in Belgium: a 500% increase in cases in ten years; one third involuntary; half not reported; euthanasia for blindness, anorexia and botched sex change operations; organ transplant euthanasia; plans to extend euthanasia to children and people with dementia.