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A Right to Assisted Suicide for the Institutionalized Mentally Ill - First Things

A Right to Assisted Suicide for the Institutionalized Mentally IllFirst ThingsAssisted suicide proponents always promise that facilitated death will be offered solely and strictly to the mentally competent. But once a society accepts the premise of euthanasia—that it is acceptable to eliminate suffering by eliminating the ...and more »

What's Next For Colorado's Medically Assisted Death Measure? - Colorado Public Radio;

What's Next For Colorado's Medically Assisted Death Measure? - Colorado Public Radio

Colorado Public RadioWhat's Next For Colorado's Medically Assisted Death Measure?Colorado Public RadioColorado will soon become the sixth state in the nation to allow terminally ill patients to end their lives with doctor-prescribed medication, after voters passed Proposition 106 on Tuesday. But first, state agencies and doctors need to work out some ...and more »

After Contentious Fight, Colorado Voters Approve Aid-In-Dying Measure - NPR;

After Contentious Fight, Colorado Voters Approve Aid-In-Dying Measure - NPR

NPRAfter Contentious Fight, Colorado Voters Approve Aid-In-Dying MeasureNPRColorado has joined the handful of states that allow terminally ill patients to end their lives with medicine prescribed by a doctor. Voters passed Proposition 106 by a 65 percent to 35 percent margin. The fight pitted those who think the terminally ...and more »

Christians Dismayed As Colorado Votes To Legalise Assisted Suicide - ChristianToday;

Christians Dismayed As Colorado Votes To Legalise Assisted Suicide - ChristianToday

ChristianTodayChristians Dismayed As Colorado Votes To Legalise Assisted SuicideChristianTodayCatholics in Colorado have reacted with dismay after the state voted to legalise assisted suicide. The vote on legalisation, which came on the same day – Tuesday – as the presidential election, was approved by a margin of 65 per cent to 35 per cent ...and more »

Right-to-die measure overwhelmingly passes in Colorado - The Denver Channel;

Right-to-die measure overwhelmingly passes in Colorado - The Denver Channel

The Denver ChannelRight-to-die measure overwhelmingly passes in ColoradoThe Denver ChannelDENVER -- Colorado voters overwhelmingly approved a right-to-die ballot initiative Tuesday, making it the sixth state in the nation to approve similar measures. Modeled after Oregon's Death with Dignity Act, Proposition 106 will allow terminally ill ...and more »

Colorado Ratified Life-Ending Law - Mirror Daily;

Colorado Ratified Life-Ending Law - Mirror Daily

Mirror DailyColorado Ratified Life-Ending LawMirror DailyAccording to the official channels, Colorado recently became the sixth US state to adopt the life-ending law. This measure adopted by Colorado will allow patients with terminal illnesses to obtain life-ending drugs and administer them themselves ...and more »

Colorado votes for assisted suicide as California backs marijuana legalisation - Catholic Herald Online;

Colorado votes for assisted suicide as California backs marijuana legalisation - Catholic Herald Online

Catholic Herald OnlineColorado votes for assisted suicide as California backs marijuana legalisationCatholic Herald OnlineOn the same night as Donald Trump's unexpected victory in the US election, American states have also voted on assisted suicide and marijuana legislation. In Colorado, a ballot to legalise assisted suicide passed. It becomes the sixth state to allow ...and more »

What you need to know about Colorado's new Aid in Dying law - The Denver Post;

What you need to know about Colorado's new Aid in Dying law - The Denver Post

The Denver PostWhat you need to know about Colorado's new Aid in Dying lawThe Denver PostThe new law offers terminally ill patients a way to access life-ending, doctor-prescribed sleep medication so they may die peacefully. Which patients qualify for consideration? Colorado residents must be adults — at least 18 — and have to be ...and more »

Colorado to allow medically-assisted suicide - Pulse Headlines;

Colorado to allow medically-assisted suicide - Pulse Headlines

Pulse HeadlinesColorado to allow medically-assisted suicidePulse HeadlinesThe people of Colorado have voted Proposition 106, the “End-of-life options act,” where two consenting physicians are allowed to deem an adult as terminal and allow them to take secobarbital, a sleeping aid that becomes lethal in high doses. The ...and more »

Colorado Voters Accept Right-To-Die Measure - NPR;

Colorado Voters Accept Right-To-Die Measure - NPR

NPRColorado Voters Accept Right-To-Die MeasureNPRColorado became the sixth state to pass a measure allowing terminally ill patients to obtain life-ending medications. The ballot measure allows adults with six months or less to live the option to obtain prescription medication from a doctor and ...and more »

Colorado Passes Aid in Dying Measure - Newsweek;

Colorado Passes Aid in Dying Measure - Newsweek

NewsweekColorado Passes Aid in Dying MeasureNewsweek11_09_Colorado_aid_dying Coloradans voted on November 8 to pass Proposition 106, an “End of Life Options” measure, according to projections. David Becker/REUTERS. U.S. Assisted Suicide Suicide Aid in Dying Colorado. Peg Sandeen was surrounded ...and more »

Physician-assisted suicide approved in Colorado - BP News

Physician-assisted suicide approved in ColoradoBP NewsDENVER, Colo. (BP) -- Colorado voters overwhelmingly legalized physician-assisted suicide Nov. 8, joining five other states where similar laws already exist. The Colorado End of Life Options Act, on the ballot as Proposition 106, passed by a two-thirds ...and more »

For assisted suicide foes in Colorado, a loss at the ballot box - Catholic News Agency;

For assisted suicide foes in Colorado, a loss at the ballot box - Catholic News Agency

Catholic News AgencyFor assisted suicide foes in Colorado, a loss at the ballot boxCatholic News AgencyDenver, Colo., Nov 9, 2016 / 02:53 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- In a lopsided Election Day vote, Colorado voters decided to legalize assisted suicide. Foes of the ballot measure warned that it will have grave consequences for the vulnerable. “The mission we ...and more »

Proposition 106 passes, assisted suicide now permitted in Colorado - National Right to Life News;

Proposition 106 passes, assisted suicide now permitted in Colorado - National Right to Life News

National Right to Life NewsProposition 106 passes, assisted suicide now permitted in ColoradoNational Right to Life NewsAmidst an election night full of surprises, Colorado voters approved Proposition 106, known as the “End of Life Options Act” which will legalize assisted suicide. Colorado becomes the 5th state to legalize the dangerous practice joining California ...and more »

After Colorado, 'Right To Die' Movement Eyes New Battlegrounds - Kaiser Health News;

After Colorado, 'Right To Die' Movement Eyes New Battlegrounds - Kaiser Health News

Kaiser Health NewsAfter Colorado, 'Right To Die' Movement Eyes New BattlegroundsKaiser Health NewsFortified by a victory in Colorado Tuesday, a controversial campaign to let terminally ill patients access life-ending medication is moving on to other battlegrounds across the country. By an overwhelming vote Tuesday, Coloradans approved a ballot ...and more »

Colorado says 'yes' to physician-assisted suicide - FierceHealthcare;

Colorado says 'yes' to physician-assisted suicide - FierceHealthcare

FierceHealthcareColorado says 'yes' to physician-assisted suicideFierceHealthcareVoters around the country decided on numerous health-related ballot questions Tuesday, including a decision in Colorado to allow physician-assisted suicide for dying patients. Passage of Proposition 106 creates the “Colorado End of Life Options Act ...and more »

Colorado Just Passed A Right-To-Die Measure—Here's What That Means - SELF;

Colorado Just Passed A Right-To-Die Measure—Here's What That Means - SELF

SELFColorado Just Passed A Right-To-Die Measure—Here's What That MeansSELFColorado passed medical aid-in-dying legislation Tuesday, making it legal for adults who suffer from a terminal illness to take life-ending medication prescribed by a doctor. Known as Proposition 106, the measure is modeled after Oregon's “Death with ...and more »

Supporters: Medically Assisted Suicide Provides 'Peace Of Mind' - CBS Local;

Supporters: Medically Assisted Suicide Provides 'Peace Of Mind' - CBS Local

CBS LocalSupporters: Medically Assisted Suicide Provides 'Peace Of Mind'CBS LocalDENVER (CBS4)– Voters in Colorado approved a proposition to allow terminally ill people to end their own lives. Proposition 106 has passed, which means Colorado joins four other states, Oregon, Washington, Vermont and California as states with ...and more »

Colorado Overwhelmingly Passes Aid-in-Dying Law - U.S. News & World Report;

Colorado Overwhelmingly Passes Aid-in-Dying Law - U.S. News & World Report

U.S. News & World ReportColorado Overwhelmingly Passes Aid-in-Dying LawU.S. News & World ReportNearly half the states have at least considered the measure since Oregon legalized its 'Death with Dignity' act in 1994. By Gaby Galvin, Contributor | Nov. 9, 2016, at 10:06 a.m.. MORE. LinkedIn · StumbleUpon · Google +; Cancel. Colorado Overwhelmingly ...and more »

Colorado says yes to assisted suicide - RT;

Colorado says yes to assisted suicide - RT

RTColorado says yes to assisted suicideRTColorado has become the sixth US state to allow terminally ill people to end their lives with medical aid. TrendsUS Elections 2016. Colorado voted in favor of Proposition 106 which allows terminally ill people with six months or less left to live to ...and more »