“Assisted” Killing in the Netherlands


Appalling story from the Netherlands about a woman who fought to live as her family held her down to “assist” her “suicide.” This is why Life Legal is fighting California’s assisted suicide law. There are no safeguards in the current implementation of the End of Life Option Act to protect the vulnerable. #lifewithdignity

From Patheos:

“So called “Assisted Suicide” has been legal for some time in the land of tulips, wooden shoes and windmills.

The Netherlands legalized murder by injection seventeen years ago, and the numbers of old people, depressed, terminally ill and disabled who are injected goes up year by year. To date there have been about 5,500 deaths.”

Read more here.

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