Stephen Hawking Talks About Ending Life Through Assisted Suicide

Stephen Hawking Talks About Ending Life Through Assisted Suicide

Stephen Hawking, the world-renowned physicist, has spoken about ending life through assisted suicide, and has said that is the ultimate indignity to keep somebody alive against his or her wishes. This statement on a BBC programme, has added fuel to the raging debate over assisted suicide all over the world. Hawking said, if he felt […]

Assisted Suicide an Underground Practice

Assisted Suicide an Underground Practice

Assisted suicide is legal in only five U.S. states, Oregon, Washington, Montana, Vermont and New Mexico, but it still happens illegally in other states in underground practices that leave doctors, nurses and family members at risk of prosecution. Barbara Coombs Lee, president of the national nonprofit organization Compassion & Choices, which seeks to expand the rights of the […]

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