Fear is driving support for assisted suicide.
The following letter was published by the Baltimore Sun on March 5, 2019.Dr Janet D ConwayAs a physician, I have the ultimate respect for life. All my training over the last 30 years has been to promote, support and protect life. I am opposed to the recently renamed End-Of-Life Option Act (“Medically assisted suicide bill moves forward in Maryland General Assembly,” Mar. 1). Call it what you want, it’s still physician-assisted suicide.I realize that no one can cheat death. That event will happen regardless. What is driving this unfortunate bill is fear. Fear of pain, fear of being a burden,