Tag Archives: medically assisted dying
Harry Critchley considers the meaning and role of dignity within debates on medical assistance in dying.
Letitia Meynell explains why assisted dying is an important option for the terminally ill.
Mark Bernstein suggests that terminally ill patients should have the option of assisted suicide.
Letitia Meynell, writing about her terminally ill mother, suggests that opponents of assisted death must turn their gaze away from abstract issues to the real embodied processes and experiences of dying patients.
Dave Langlois worries about the consequences of normalizing medical aid in dying, but nonetheless argues that grievously ill patients should be able to ask for, and receive, help in hastening their death.
Reuven Brandt questions the inevitability of slip sliding from physician-assisted suicide and voluntary euthanasia to non-voluntary euthanasia.