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Would you support "presumed consent" for donating organs?

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Poll Results: 3,422 votes
37%
No. Families should always be consulted.
 
31%
Yes. So many lives could be saved that way.
 
29%
Maybe. I'd have to learn more about it.
 
3%
Other
 


Read more: Presumed Consent for Organ Donation: Smart Move or Orwellian Prophecy Come True?




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Heidi Aubrey
Saturday March 1, 2014, 8:31 PM


No.

Mary T.
Wednesday February 12, 2014, 8:48 PM


yes, told my children, partner, ex and parents to donate whatever they can. registered organ donor, when I die I dont need anything so why keep a liver, heart, kidney or other organs that might be able to help a very sick person

Alan Lambert
Tuesday January 14, 2014, 1:17 AM


I'd support "opt out" instead of "opt in", which is a mutant "presumed consent"

John B.
Wednesday December 18, 2013, 2:13 AM


No. Families should always be consulted.

Yasmeen E.
Thursday May 30, 2013, 9:19 AM


No. Families should always be consulted

John B.
Saturday April 13, 2013, 5:32 AM


No. Families should always be consulted.

Sue H.
Monday March 18, 2013, 9:34 PM


No. If there is no ID card indicating the person Wants to be a donor, it would be violating their rights. Hundreds of people are waiting for organs all the time but that doesn't give anyone the right to take organs without consent.


Lydia Weissmuller Price
Monday March 11, 2013, 7:33 AM


Absolutely not. It would be a violation of our right to religious faith and the practice thereof.

John B.
Wednesday October 3, 2012, 1:57 AM


No. Families should always be consulted.

Joe R.
Tuesday July 17, 2012, 4:49 PM


Very interesting indeed!

(I've checked the donor box on my driver's license. What happens if my driver's license expires before I do?)



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