Euthanasia And Physician Assisted Suicide

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People have different perspectives and views on Euthanasia or Physician-assisted suicide and how they should or should not be legal. In some cases people feel as if the patient who are suffering from a terminal painful disease should have the right to commit suicide in other cases people feel as if the patient is being selfish to end their life when you have loved ones that are going to suffer because they killed themselves. People feel it should or should not be legal because of right to die, living wills, and Hippocratic Oath. Right to die better known as Oregon Death with Dignity Act that lets people feel that Euthanasia and Physician-assisted suicide should be legal in all fifty states. There are only four states in the United States of America that actually passed the act. As some people fight for their opinions on this subject it could be touchy to some. There are argument that people it should be legal in all fifty states because they feel that people that are dealing with a terminal painful disease could be treated with Euthanasia or PAS which are forms of suicide. In some cases people that deals with painful diseases feel that they have a right to commit suicide because they’re the ones that are going through. Patients that suffer from the painful illness find that suicide is the best route to go. Although Euthanasia is where the patient refuse the medicine that could help them where physicians gives a competent patient medication to take to commit suicide.
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