Author: Kristen Hanson

I am an attorney and president of Choice is an Illusion, a 501(c)(3) non-profit. Formed in 2010, Choice is an Illusion fights against assisted suicide and euthanasia throughout the United States and in other countries. David Grube’s Aug. 5 guest commentary in The Star said Oregon’s...

The American Medical Association recently voted to request further clarification of a report on physician-assisted suicide published by its Council on Ethical and Judicial Affairs. That may sound dull and procedural, but it has an unmistakable significance for the doctors' group, which has always opposed...

Did you know that pain and suffering never makes the top 5 reasons why patients in Oregon request assisted suicide? Oregon Health Authority's annual reports reveal that pain or the fear of pain is listed second to last (25%) among the reasons cited by all patients seeking...