Physician assisted suicide should be legalized
Links to more PRO research:
This site provides a lot of information that supports legalizing physician-assisted suicide. It provides an overview of the issue and provides information about various places that have legalized physician-assisted suicide (such as Oregon).
This site explains the position of the American Geriatrics Society and provides several arguments in favor of physician-assisted suicide.
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This site contains information about Supreme Court cases that are relevant to the issue of physician-assisted suicide. It also discusses links to the Amicus briefs submitted by various people/organizations before the Supreme Court decisions were reached. These various briefs contain several arguments in favor and against physician-assisted suicide. Specifically, the brief submitted by the International Anti-Euthanasia task force has several opposition arguments and the brief submitted by the ACLU.
Rather than focusing on the ethical debate, this article focuses on what the author refers to as the "practical issues" in physician-assisted suicide. Specifically, the article examines some of the problems currently involved in the application of physician-assisted suicide that need to be considered by policy makers.
This article provides information about the Supreme Court decisions regarding physician-assisted suicide. Additionally, it provides several arguments against legalizing physician-assisted suicide.