Massachusetts Lawsuit seeks to euthanize definition of suicide.

Posted October 31, 2016 7:56 pm by Alex Schadenberg

Massachusetts Lawsuit seeks to euthanize definition of suicide.

This article was published by National Review online on October 27, 2016Wesley SmithBy Wesley SmithHere we go again. Having failed to convince Massachusetts voters to legalize assisted suicide in 2012, and having repeatedly failed to get such legislation passed, the former Hemlock Society now Compassion and Choices is bringing a lawsuit to declare that assisted suicide is a right because it isn’t suicide. From the WCBV story: Two Cape Cod doctors are asking a Massachusetts court to rule that it’s not a criminal act for physicians to prescribe lethal doses of medication to mentally competent patients with terminal illnesses. A lawsuit was

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