Assisted Suicide Persuasive Essay

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Assisted suicide is becoming a pretty big topic in today’s modern era. People now have the option that if they would want to end their life they can use assisted suicide. Most people who choice to have this done will be using Euthanasia which is defined as a painless, happy and easy death. Though as in the United States it is illegal in all states except Oregon. As for many years now, assisted suicide has been a debated topic of who believes in it and who does not. We ask are self what is the best method for are loves ones who are sick and in need of help. Euthanasia is a pretty big topic in today’s modern era. Back then the ancient Greece and Rome used it regularly as practice. If they had seen a person suffering miserably and they could …show more content…
He also spent 10-25 years in prison for it. He administered a lethal injection to a terminally ill man. Kevorkian not only gave the drug out but he would have the patients take it them self. He also believes that he is a hero to all of his patients. “IF it wasn’t for me, life would seem like it would never end to all of my patients that are suffering from illness.” “I have never actually caused a death, but I help people exercise their last civil right. In my opinion what Dr. Kevorkian did was legal in my eyes and from the research the patients showed no sign of suffering. However, most researcher say that Suicide is the act of killing oneself intentionally. The word suicide should refer to someone who is sick mind, depressed or in other words not willing to get help to solve their problems. This is where doctors have to make an assumption between is this person sane or insane. In my opinion if a person is willing to end their life because they are suffering dramatically they should be allowed to do so, and not be considered unstable. However many physicians today believe that assisted suicide is the answer to end all pain around the

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