17 Mar Assisted Suicide Loses in New Mexico
We keep hearing how legalized assisted suicide is unstoppable. And yet, over the last twenty-five-plus years, it is stopped again and again and again. We also hear that only conservatives oppose legalization, when in fact, many liberals also understand that assisted suicide is bad medicine and even worse public policy. The thing is: Stories of all those assisted suicide defeats are barely reported, and soon disappear into the ether as the “unstoppable” story line appears again.