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  • Belgian Senate Okays Child Euthanasia
  • 12/13/2013
  • (NRO) - Belgium took a big step closer to child euthanasia, with a huge vote in favor in the Senate. From the ABC story:
  • Mother: He's My Child. And He's Human
  • 12/12/2013
  • (wnyt.com) - Darryl Mount Jr. was unable to greet the guests at his birthday party Sunday. He could not blow out the candles, or eat any of the cake.
  • Let Me Count the Ways Dutch Doctors Kill
  • 12/11/2013
  • (NRO) - How do Dutch doctors kill? Let me count the ways: Dutch euthanasia statistics are bogus. Always were. First, they have a very narrow definition of euthanasia and assisted suicide.
  • Snowboarder Shares Injury And Recovery In 'The Crash Reel'
  • 12/09/2013
  • (onlyagame.com) - Before December 31st, 2009, Kevin Pearce was one of the most spectacular snowboarders anybody had ever seen. He'd challenged Shaun White, aka "The Flying Tomato," for the status of top dog in the sport, having won three medals at the 2008 Winter X Games and another one in 2009. He was training in Park City, Utah, for the 2010 Olympics when he crashed.
  • Terri Schiavo's Mother and Brother to Appear on Oprah's: Where Are They Now?
  • 12/06/2013
  • This Sunday, December 8 at 10pm ET, on the Oprah Winfey Network (OWN), Terri Schiavo's mother and brother are scheduled to appear on, Oprah: Where Are They Now?
  • Giving Chimpanzees "Fundamental Rights to Bodily Liberty"
  • 12/06/2013
  • (Wesley J. Smith) - I have been receiving media calls and emails about the wholly expected lawsuits by the Non Human Rights Project to obtain writs of habeas corpus for chimpanzees. From the US News and World Report story:
  • New Jersey Governor Christie Opposes Bill Legalizing Assisted Suicide
  • 12/05/2013
  • (LifeNews.com) - New Jersey Governor Chris Christie stated during a press conference that he is opposed to the assisted suicide bill that is sponsored by Assemblyman John Burzichelli.
  • Disability Community Loses a Hero
  • 12/04/2013
  • (By Dr. Mark Mostert) - Alison Davis, champion of the disability community and unfailing exemplar of a life well lived, died early on December 3, 2013.
  • Terri Schindler Schiavo's 50th Birthday: "Where There's Life, There's Hope"
  • 12/03/2013
  • (NCG) - It would have been Terri Schindler Schiavo's 50th birthday on Dec. 3. But she became the victim of a judicial homicide at age 41 on March 31, 2005, shortly after 9 a.m. by order of Pinellas County Probate Court Judge George Greer because her estranged husband, Michael Schiavo, wanted to get on with his life with his concubine Jodi and their two children.
  • Time to Prevent Elderly From Living Too Long?
  • 12/02/2013
  • (Wesley J. Smith) - Bioethicist Founding Father Daniel Callahan has long supported death panel health care rationing based on age. He has now weighed in against spending a lot on research to delay the aging process. The transhumanists aren't going to like this! From, On Dying After Your Time: