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The Morality Of Euthanasia And Assisted Suicide

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“Euthanasia is a cowardly death.” According to a ancient Greek Philosopher, Aristotle. Just like today, the ancient greeks tried to use euthanasia to end pain and suffering. Euthanasia is the painless killing of patients, induced by drug overdoses or lack of treatment(“Euthanasia and Assisted Suicide”). Euthanasia is considered assisted suicide and assisted suicide is illegal, so euthanasia should be illegal. Christians strongly believe that suicide and euthanasia is against the Ten Commandments, and is morally wrong. Also a type of euthanasia is considered murder known as Involuntary euthanasia.The topic of euthanasia is argued because the different beliefs of people. People that favorite euthanasia believe it is mercy killing and it puts
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