Boudewijn Chabot is the Netherlander psychiatrist who assisted the suicide of a deeply depressed woman who wished to die after the demise of her two children.
Very often there is an uncanny sense of “design” to successful marriages. The natural way of things isn’t enough to explain them.
Studies from Oregon and Canada show that the request to die is overwhelmingly caused by such anguish.
Observe the now familiar evolution — guided by the media and “bioethicists” — of public sentiment, from outrage to apathy.
This case should have been laughed out of court.
Richard Dawkins, with no sense of irony, called them “brights.”
Here’s the thing: The Oath is for the protection of patients, not the self-regard of doctors.
Imagine if the Colorado had the “right” not to be impeded by Hoover Dam.
Rather, existential anguish drives people to seek doctor-administered or prescribed termination.
Alliance Defending Freedom has successfully obtained a consent decree that protects doctors in Vermont.