physician-assisted suicide

California Can't Force Christian Doctors to Participate in Assisted Suicide, Court Rules

California Can't Force Christian Doctors to Participate in Assisted Suicide, Court Rules

A coalition of Christian medical professionals won a major legal victory Friday when a federal district court ruled they are not required to participate in the state’s new physician-assisted suicide law.

In Canada, Euthanasia for 'Mature' Minors?

In Canada, Euthanasia for 'Mature' Minors?

n 2016, Canada legalized euthanasia through the euphemistically titled Medical Aid in Dying (or MAiD). Since passing, the number of Canadians who either “enthusiastically” or “cautiously” support the practice has risen slightly from 75 percent to 80 percent. The response from communities representing those with disabilities, however, has remained consistently opposed. Their fears, that Canada’s end-of-life policies would prove to be only the cliff edge of a moral abyss, have proven to be largely accurate.

Canadian Church Holds Assisted Suicide Ceremony for Woman Diagnosed with ALS

Canadian Church Holds Assisted Suicide Ceremony for Woman Diagnosed with ALS

A Canadian church held an assisted suicide ceremony, called a "Crossing Over Ceremony," last month for an 86-year-old woman diagnosed with ALS, or Lou Gehrig's disease.

California Law Requires Christian Doctors to Participate in Assisted Suicide, Lawsuit Says

California Law Requires Christian Doctors to Participate in Assisted Suicide, Lawsuit Says

A new California law that requires doctors to participate in physician-assisted suicide is being challenged by a coalition of Christian medical professionals who claim it violates their free speech and religious liberty rights.

Albert Mohler Denounces Canada's Expansion of Physician-Assisted Suicide to People with Disabilities

Albert Mohler Denounces Canada's Expansion of Physician-Assisted Suicide to People with Disabilities

In a new episode of his podcast, Southern Baptist Theological Seminary President Albert Mohler denounced Canada's proposed expansion of their physician-assisted suicide provisions.

How COVID Could Push Us Further Toward Euthanasia: Lessons from the Coronavirus Pt. 13

How COVID Could Push Us Further Toward Euthanasia: Lessons from the Coronavirus Pt. 13

Last week, the Dutch national health minister proposed that doctors should be permitted to euthanize “terminally ill” children under the age of thirteen.

Assisted Suicide for the Healthy: Just How Slippery Is This Slope?

Assisted Suicide for the Healthy: Just How Slippery Is This Slope?

Physician-assisted suicide is on the rise around the world. In his book The Thanatos Syndrome, Walker Percy described how a society devolves to the point of thinking that killing patients instead of healing them is compassionate.