Killing us softly: the dangers of legalizing assisted suicide.

  title={Killing us softly: the dangers of legalizing assisted suicide.},
  author={M. Golden and Tyler Zoanni},
  journal={Disability and health journal},
  volume={3 1},
  • M. Golden, Tyler Zoanni
  • Published 2010
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Disability and health journal
  • This article is an overview of the problems with the legalization of assisted suicide as public policy. The disability community's opposition to assisted suicide stems in part from factors that directly impact the disability community as well as all of society. These factors include the secrecy in which assisted suicide operates today, in states where it is legal; the lack of robust oversight and the absence of investigation of abuse; the reality of who uses it; the dangerous potential of… CONTINUE READING

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