Essay on Should Euthanasia Be Legal?

1722 Words May 23rd, 2016 7 Pages
The Right to Die is having a legal choice of when to die. One should be able to choose if they want to be euthanised. The person has to be very ill though, one can’t just go be euthanized because they are having a bad time, there needs to be a good reason such as somebody terminally ill, or with cancer that is going to pass away. Euthanasia is not legal in all states. Most people believe that it needs to be legalized in all states, so one doesn 't painfully suffer the rest of their life away on a death-bed.
Life should not be spent suffering. It is not right to let someone suffer on a hospital bed; they should have a choice to die. If a person is very sick and going to die in a month, but they are in tremendous pain and they can’t talk or move, the family should be able to make the choice to pull the plug, or let them die slowly in pain. Euthanasia can quickly and humanely end a patient’s life as it allows them to die with dignity. It also helps the family knowing their loved one is not going to suffer and be in great pain and that they’re going to a better place. Think about having family pet dog at the age of 14 that is deaf and it about kills the dog to get up and go get some food or water, or if the family pet get hit by a car and it’s in great pain, one’s not going to make it suffer the family is going to take it to the vet to get it put to sleep. So if it’s okay to put animals down it should be fine for a human to be euthanized. It cost a lot of money to keep giving…

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