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  • Italian Boy Survives Being Trapped Underwater For 42 Minutes
  • 5/29/2015
  • *May 29, 2015 (The Independent)* - An Italian boy who fell into a canal in Milan has survived despite being held underwater for as long as 42 minutes. The 14-year-old, who is said to have jumped off a bridge in Cuggiono with five friends into water which was just 6.5-feet deep, was in hospital for a month, Time reported.
  • Scottish Parliament Rejects Assisted Suicide
  • 5/28/2015
  • (NRO) - We keep hearing how assisted suicide can't be stopped, but it almost always is defeated. And now in so not conservative Scotland. From The Guardian story: MSPs voted by 82 to 36 against the general principles of the assisted suicide (Scotland) bill.
  • Father Pleads Not Guilty of Trying to Kill Daughter with Drain Cleaner
  • 5/27/2015
  • (gazettenet.com) - A city man accused of trying to kill his 7-year-old daughter by poisoning her with Liquid-Plumr allegedly told police Wednesday that he wanted to end her pain because she has a serious illness.
  • Pro Skier Fighting Back From Serious Brain Injury
  • 5/26/2015
  • (ksl.com) - Professional freestyle skier Jamie Crane-Mauzy was at the height of her career when a devastating injury nearly cost her her life. Now, she's beating expectations and fighting for a full recovery. It was on the hills of Park City Mountain Resort where she mastered her craft. Now her goal is to make it back.
  • California Medical Association Embraces "Death Selection"
  • 5/25/2015
  • (Human Exceptionalism) - The California Medical Association has rescinded its opposition to assisted suicide. How a medical association can adopt a (supposedly) NEUTRAL stance about something as ethically portentous and radically subverting of Hippocratic values as assisted suicide is beyond me.
  • Remembering Terri Schiavo By Paul Dobbyn
  • 5/22/2015
  • (The Catholic Leader) - TRULY the Lord works in mysterious ways as Bobby Schindler, brother to the late Terri Schiavo, testified when he spoke at Cherish Life Queensland's Hope For the Future Conference in Brisbane.
  • When Daughter Asked to Die, The World Showed Up. When She Wanted to Live, She was Ignored.
  • 5/20/2015
  • (LifeSiteNews.com) - "I am Valentina Maureira. I am 14 years old. I have Cystic Fibrosis. I ask to urgently talk to the president, because I'm tired of living with this illness and she can authorize for me [to receive] the injection to fall asleep forever."
  • New York Times Cover Story Pushes Suicide
  • 5/18/2015
  • (NRO) - The liberal media have largely become suicide pushers. Now, the New York Times Magazine has a front page story touting the suicide of a woman with Alzheimer's. From, "The Last Day:"
  • 'Brain-Dead' Girl Awakes After Prayer Session, Makes Full Recovery
  • 5/16/2015
  • (Daily Mail) - On the night of September 11, 2011, Taylor was hanging out with friends after a football game when one of them said he had to go. Hale, then 14 years old, and another girl playfully hopped on the hood of his car to stop him from leaving.
  • Euthanasia's Cancerous Corruption of Medical Morality
  • 5/15/2015
  • (First Things) - During World War II, German doctors euthanized disabled babies and adults. As Robert Jay Lifton reported in The Nazi Doctors: Medical Killing and the Psychology of Genocide, no one forced these doctors to kill.