Many of these provisions are, to say the least, subject to interpretation. And people with dementia may refuse food one meal, and accept the next.
Is this kind of thing right or wrong? Some may see it as empowering, dying “his own way,” as the media continually put it.
The culture of death — the dehumanization of the vulnerable and the unwanted — is fast upon us.
Most MDs refuse to abort or assist suicide. The authors of these lax laws hope to increase the number willing to participate.
When Frank saw signs of life, doctors would dismiss his observation as a “reflex.” How often I have heard that over 25 years of anti-euthanasia advocacy!