A bit ago, Germany’s high court created an absolute right to commit suicide and the concomitant right to have help in making oneself dead.
“We are always told that ‘strict guidelines will protect against abuse.’ It’s always been baloney.”
With COVID-19, New Jersey officials are worried about a spike in suicide caused by the shutdown.
As Yale’s David Gelernter has said of Darwinism, to challenge it is to “take your life in your hands.”
The Reuters story leaves out some details. The doctor had drugged the woman before starting to euthanize her, and instructed the family to hold the struggling patient down.