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  • Beaten Giants Fan Appears at Jury Selection
  • 5/28/2014
  • (Gillette News Record) - Bryan Stow, the San Francisco Giants fan whose beating at Dodgers Stadium became a symbol of violence associated with sports events, sat in a specially equipped wheelchair as prospective jurors heard lawyers give brief summaries of the civil suit brought for the brain-damaged man.
  • Diagnosed as Brain-Dead, Man Now Back on Basketball Court and Pursuing Degree
  • 5/27/2014
  • (NRLC) - I have no doubt that someone has already passed this amazing story of recovery along to Nailah Winkfield, the mother of Jahi McMath, the teenager whom medical authorities are convinced is brain dead.
  • Oregon Runs Out of Death Drugs
  • 5/24/2014
  • (NRO) - It appears that Oregon has run dry on death drugs. You see death penalty opponents have made the supply of a prime death-causing drug used in assisted suicide scarce. Of course, the media misses the irony. From the Willamette Week story:
  • Actor Displayed His Pro-Life Convictions by Adopting Two Disabled Children
  • 5/20/2014
  • (LifeNews.com) - He acted in the starring role in major movies like The Thin Red Line and Count of Monte Cristo. He played Jesus in The Passion of the Christ and can be seen on television in a variety of roles.
  • The "Quality of Life" Slouch Toward Infanticide
  • 5/18/2014
  • (NRO) - I have long argued that our neurotic obsession with eliminating suffering-we should, of course alleviate and mitigate it-leads very quickly to eliminating the sufferer.
  • No One Should Be Reliant on a Dr. Death
  • 5/15/2014
  • (No Euthanasia) - "No one should be reliant on Dr Death" was the closing line of Dr Nicholas Tonti-Filippini's rebuttal of the recent media in The Age newspaper and elsewhere that surrounds the admittance in late April by Melbourne doctor, Rodney Syme, that he had provided nembutal to a terminally ill Victorian man in 2005.
  • ER Visits for Traumatic Brain Injury Spike 30 Percent
  • 5/14/2014
  • (CBS News) - The rate of emergency room visits for traumatic brain injury increased by 30 percent between 2006 and 2010, according to a study published in the Journal of the American Medical Association.
  • Canada's CBC Pushes Suicide Culture
  • 5/13/2014
  • (Wesley J. Smith/NRO) - The media are society's premier suicide pushers. Oh sure, they decry suicides of teenagers and veterans. But they push suicide for the elderly, the disabled, the chronically and terminally ill-sometimes even, the mentally ill.
  • Unilateral Non Resuscitation at Massachusetts General!
  • 5/12/2014
  • (NRO) - Can this have something to do with Romney/Obamacare? According to a medical study, since 2006, Massachusetts General Hospital's Bioethics Committee has forced people to not receive wanted resuscitation by imposing unilateral DNRs. And apparently, it's all done in Star Chamber secrecy. From Thaddeus Pope's blog (quoting from a medical symposium presentation):
  • Quebec Government Expected to Re-Introduce Bill Legalizing Euthanasia
  • 5/09/2014
  • (LifeNews.com) - The Quebec government is expected to re-introduce its euthanasia bill later this month. By analyzing data from recent studies concerning Belgium and the Netherlands, where euthanasia is legal, some concerning facts emerge.