Euthanasia Should be Allowed

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What happens to a person when they get so depressed that they are on the verge of suicide? Well the only answer would be to commit it. But what if that person can't find the guts to go through it alone. Well then they ask for assistance. This is called assisted suicide. Assisted suicide or in other words euthanasia is the killing by an act of an independent human being for their own benefit. There are many kinds of definitions that one must argue the fact of, what is euthanasia. Well you would have to keep reading farther on. Euthanasia can either be voluntary or non voluntary, when it then becomes murder. But what it is not is that it's not euthanasia unless the death is intentionally. It is not medical actions or withdrawing treatment. But in this essay I will give you the most frequent pros and cons of this issue. My view is that there should be allowed assisted suicide. As many people might know is that many people are against euthanasia than most others. Some examples of people being against it would be that it demeans the value of human life. Which the ??human life?? could have many different views as people understand the concept of actually doing it. Anyway, in many cases, many religions do not allow the potential suicide and the killing of others. Also it would violate the ??Hippocratic doctors oath??. Some people also believe that someday a miracle might actually happen. Lastly people think that doctors are given too much power, and by some ??miracle?? might be wrong or unethical. Also people think that assisted suicide could be mandated for economic reasons. Wesley J. Smith, a consultant for the International Task Force on Euthanasia and Assisted Suicide, said that he could explain in three words why people should ... ... middle of paper ... ...ion of Independence, it states that ?? they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness. ? That to secure these rights, Governments are instituted among Men, deriving their just powers from the consent of the governed, ? That whenever any Form of Government becomes destructive of these ends, it is the Right of the People to alter or to abolish it????(1). This statement is my exact point to why the government should stay out of our lives. They control everything else. Although most people would rather kill themselves than wait for the government to tell them different, there are many more who think it?s totally wrong. But then in my opinion I think that if you want to end it in any case than you should be able to. Don?t let the government, friends or family tell you that you can?t.

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