Over time, euthanasia practice becomes a banal bureaucratic matter of checking the right boxes or finding ways to maneuver around the “protective guidelines.”
My last hospice patient, Bob, told me that after some months of just wanting to be dead, that he had “come out of the fog.”
“Animal standing” would open the courts to lawsuits brought by animals.
One doctor infamously said he didn’t need palliative care when he had euthanasia.
Canada has embraced a positive “right to die.” Here is what happens once that Rubicon is crossed.