Dramatic increase in number of assisted suicide in Switzerland

There’s been a dramatic Increase in the number of Assisted Suicides in Switzerland. Suicide cases has gone up from 416 cases in 2011 to 1,004 cases in 2015 according to a statistics released by Dignitas and Exit, Swiss organizations which helps arrange physician-assisted suicides. Assisted suicide has been legal in Switzerland through regulations since 1942.… Continue reading Dramatic increase in number of assisted suicide in Switzerland

Despite objections, Calif. governor signs assisted-suicide bill

After months of debate and strong opposition, California governor Jerry Brown on Monday signed into a law a bill enabling doctors to prescribe drugs that will end the lives of terminally ill patients. “This is a dark day for California and for the Brown legacy,” said Californians against Assisted Suicide. The group warned in an… Continue reading Despite objections, Calif. governor signs assisted-suicide bill