Dutch doctor reprimanded for euthanasia without consent of woman with dementia who resisted.

Posted July 27, 2018 1:04 pm by Alex Schadenberg

Dutch doctor reprimanded for euthanasia without consent of woman with dementia who resisted.

Alex SchadenbergExecutive Director – Euthanasia Prevention CoalitionThe case of the Dutch doctor who forced euthanasia on a patient with dementia who resisted is back in the media after the Netherlands Euthanasia Commission censured the doctor.In January 2017, a Netherlands Regional Euthanasia Review Committee decided that the forced euthanasia done on a woman with dementia, where the doctor sedated the woman by secretly putting the drugs in her coffee, and then asked the family to hold her down in order to lethally inject her, was done in “good faith.” The committee chair, Jacob Kohnstammhad, urged that the case be reviewed by the

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