posted on Jun, 16 2003 @ 11:02 PM
Anyone read the book "The Godwhale" or "Half Past Human" by TJ Bass? A future world where euthanasia was not necessarily a choice...
BRUSSELS — The right to euthanasia must exist in all hospitals, negotiators forming Belgium's new government said Friday in a move to counter
opposition by some Catholic hospitals that have allegedly refused to permit assisted suicide on their premises.
The negotiators, who are forming a government after the 18 May general elections, have laid down that every hospital must have a team of doctors
prepared to apply euthanasia, under a strict policy designed to protect patients and their relatives. Euthanasia was made legal, under certain
conditions, in Belgium last year.
The chairman of the Flemish liberal VLD party, Karel De Gucht said euthanasia is the business of a doctor and a patient, and that hospitals should not
Doctors will be given a protected status for performing euthanasia.
So the license to kill has finally come to reality?