Euthanasia was taken from the Greek meaning which is easy death or dying well. There are different types of euthanasia that is Active Euthanasia and Passive Euthanasia. Active euthanasia is a process where the death of a person results from a specific act directed at the cause of their own death. The person that is committing the act of taking their own life because of their terminal illness they take a lethal sedation. Passive euthanasia is distinguishes from the active euthanasia, which is the means of ending your life that is not by the use of a direct action such as lethal injections.
The questions that researchers have is it be against the law or violating a person’s right to be assisted in suicide when they are terminally ill and want to end their life. The debate and controversies are the questions that the legitimacy of their focuses on the compassionate motivation and the assisted and the healthcare professionals providing help to their patients at ending their life. Also if we sh...
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...al sedation. The people who are against this you can also say that they are involved in this deviant act, because they are trying to put a stop to this act. The consequence of this act if you help participant in it can be a serious crime against you. You can serve time in prison for this and get charges that ranges anywhere from manslaughter, homicide to murder.
What I have learned about more of euthanasia and if I can make any policy changes it would be that more states will allow this. I think that if you are terminally ill is sound be your right as a person to make the decision to end your own life. If you are capable of making that decision I think would give you the opportunity to plan out the future of how you want to live, your final wishes and many more. Also it gives you the opportunity to die with dignity and not have the define you and take you.
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