Maine Sends Bill Legalizing Suicide to the Governor

Maine Sends Bill Legalizing Suicide to the Governor

The state legislatures of Maine have sent to the state’s Democratic governor a bill which would legalize suicide for people who are terminally ill. The “Maine Death with Dignity Act” will permit patients who are mentally competent, 18 years old or over to request medication from a medical professional to help them commit suicide. Governor […]

Charles Manson Family Member Leslie Van Houten Denied Parole

Charles Manson Family Member Leslie Van Houten Denied Parole

Charles Manson family member Leslie Van Houten on June 3, 2019, was denied parole. This was the third time Houten was denied. In January the parole board of California recommended Van Houten be granted parole. California governor Gavin Newson overturned the ruling saying that 69-year-old Van Houten remained a threat to society. Newson said that […]