Hawaii Assisted Suicide/Euthanasia Act Must Be Rejected

Hawaii Assisted Suicide/Euthanasia Act Must Be Rejected

“The bill seeks to pass a proposed act legalizing assisted suicide and allowing euthanasia,” said Dore. “If enacted, the act will apply to people with years or decades to live. The act is a recipe for elder abuse, especially for people with money, meaning the middle class and above in the inheritance situation.”

Dore said, “The proposed act allows the patient’s heir, who will financially benefit from the patient’s death, to actively participate in requesting the lethal dose. After that, no doctor, not even a witness, is required to be present at the death. Even if the patient struggled, who would know?”

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