Tag: Euthanasia

Portuguese bishops praised the President's decision on new euthanasia law

Rebelo de Sousa emphasised that the new law would give enormous prerogatives to doctors to decide who would be euthanised or not.

Irish bishop banned from Twitter for criticising euthanasia

A number of groups, even Palliative Care groups, have called the proposed legislation from the far left "deeply flawed".

The legalisation of euthanasia represents a threat for sick patients in Spain

Spanish bishops call for "a genuine therapeutic alliance (...) to humanise the death process through material and spiritual help"

"Abortion like deworming": Polish politicians multiply scandalous statements

The Polish Left uses a rather harsh rethoric while talking about moral issues.

Chuck Norris criticises North Americans for their views on abortion

"It is shocking to think that more than sixty-two million Americans have lost their lives in the womb since 1973," he wrote.

Catholic lawyers point to the unconstitutional law on euthanasia in Portugal

They called on the Head of State to veto the newly enacted legislation as "contrary to the foundations of the constitution."

The Portuguese parliament has legalised euthanasia and assisted suicide

Over 95,000 people signed a petition demanding the project of law to be rejected. 

Catholics and Evangelicals speak up against euthanasia in Germany

A member of the German Ethics Council demanded that the process be clearly opposed and suspended.

Polish man sentenced to euthanasia without the approval of his family in the UK

The court allowed the possibility of "the mother saying goodbye to her son".

Spain will become the sixth country in the world to legalise euthanasia

At the moment, Belgium, Luxembourg and the Netherlands are the only European countries where euthanasia is permitted.