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  • 1/3 Dutch General Practitioners Would Kill Mentally Ill!
  • 4/17/2015
  • *April 17, 2015 (NRO)* - Whoa! Don't tell me that euthanasia doesn't lead off a vertical moral cliff: A recent survey of Netherlander MD general practitioners found that very high percentages would kill cancer patients, and 1/3 would be willing to euthanize the mentally ill.
  • Connecticut Defeats Bill to Legalize Assisted Suicide
  • 4/16/2015
  • (LifeNews.com) - On April 14, at 5:00 p.m., the Assisted Suicide bill "died in committee" for the third year in a row. We told you all three years that defeating the Assisted Suicide bill in Committee was the highest legislative priority of the Family Institute of Connecticut Action.
  • A Life That Mattered: The Cruel Case of Terri Schiavo
  • 4/15/2015
  • (Bucks County Courier Times) - Phil Gianficaro's March 29th column on Terri Schiavo says her parents' worst cruelties overshadowed their best intentions. He owes the Schindler family a huge apology. What was cruel was how Terri's husband stopped her rehabilitation once he got the money from the lawsuit.
  • Brain-Injury Survivor Uses Memories in Master's Thesis
  • 4/14/2015
  • (Herald News) - In many ways, Kendra Gottschall's life has become her life's work. Because, sometimes, you need to live an experience in order to help others understand it.
  • Machines Always Things, Never "Persons"
  • 4/13/2015
  • (NRO) - In light of the transhumanist advocacy for "machine rights," should artificial intelligence (AI) ever be invented, I decided to weigh in over at First Things on the craziness of it all. First, I write, machines will always be things, not "persons." From, "AI Machines: Things not Persons."
  • After Inspiring the World, Lauren Hill Has Died
  • 4/10/2015
  • (LifeNews.com) - Lauren Hill was an inspiration to millions of people around the world with her life-affirming fight against a rare form of brain cancer.
  • Woman in Coma Who Gave Birth Now Awake
  • 4/09/2015
  • (WATE) - An East Tennessee woman whose baby was born while she was in a coma is now awake, according to friends.
  • Peter Singer's Ethics Should Not Be Applauded
  • 4/08/2015
  • (NRO) - In a world in which someone who makes a politically incorrect utterance can be ruined, Peter Singer should be anathema, given his truly awful beliefs. Instead, he is looked to as a respected ethicist, for example, an article in the Wall Street Journal about his book urging that we give 1/3 of our incomes to charity. But the writer left out so much about what makes Singer's utilitarian values so rotten-and often anti-human. Consider:
  • Doctors: 90 Percent Chance Man in Coma Would Never Wake Up
  • 4/07/2015
  • (Yahoo News) - Danielle Josey Davis had been married only seven months when a devastating motorcycle accident left her husband on life support and in a coma. Doctors recommended letting Matt Davis die because there was a 90 percent chance he would never wake up, but Danielle told ABC News she decided it just wasn't time yet.
  • NEW! Life & Hope Network's Monthly e-Newsletter!
  • 4/06/2015
  • (Life & Hope e-Newsletter) - Read all of the vital news on the issue of health care, euthanasia and the medically vulnerable!