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Should doctor-assisted suicide be legal?

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Poll Results: 6,855 votes
74%
Yes
 
26%
No
 



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Heidi Aubrey
Monday January 12, 2015, 9:22 PM


Only for the terminally ill who suffer extreme pain. End stages of cancer for example.

Magdalena J.
Thursday December 25, 2014, 12:39 AM


Thank you!

Kel S.
Saturday November 15, 2014, 4:24 AM


Yes! People have right to die when they choose it

Andrea A.
Tuesday November 11, 2014, 4:35 AM


Tough decision,, but yes.

Darren Woolsey
Friday September 12, 2014, 8:15 AM


Yes, conditionally, depending on circumstances.

Andrea A.
Friday September 12, 2014, 6:34 AM


Tough decision,, but yes.

da c.
Thursday March 20, 2014, 2:26 PM


Yes, but with restrictions and safeguards so that unscrupulous profiteers cannot benefit from the manipulation of the depressed. It should be restricted to those with chronic pain and terminal illnesses. Safeguards might include requiring concurrence of three non-affiliated physicians before a doctor-assisted suicide could be performed.

Todor Todorov
Sunday February 23, 2014, 2:20 AM


Yes

Heidi Aubrey
Thursday February 13, 2014, 6:47 PM


Yes and no. Like all medicine, it will be bought by relatives who have something to gain with your death.

Don't believe me? How about doctors who prescribe nothing but what would be illegal drugs(oxycontin, Percocet, etc.) just so they can charge cash for the office visit. It happens all the time, everywhere.

They are nothing more than "legal" drug dealers. There are a lot of them.

Sue H.
Sunday December 29, 2013, 11:12 PM


Absolutely Yes. Death with Dignity.



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