Euthanasia: ‘safeguards’ soon seen as ‘hurdles.’

Posted February 8, 2017 11:28 am by Alex Schadenberg

Euthanasia: ‘safeguards’ soon seen as ‘hurdles.’

This article was published by National Review online on February 7, 2017Wesley SmithBy Wesley SmithJust a quick post to show you how the slippery slope slip slides away.Canada’s Supreme Court imposed a nationwide regime on the entire country. An obedient Parliament passed enabling legislation, including “safeguards” to protect against abuse.Now, these supposedly vital protections — in actuality, they are loosey-goosey — are increasingly seen instead as “hurdles” that interfere with the right to be made dead.Here’s an example from a journalist’s opinion column out of London, Ontario:Canadians should be forewarned that the road to a medically assisted death is paved

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