Physician Assisted Suicide

Physician Assisted Suicide - PAS persuasive essay draft

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PAS: Physician Assisted Suicide draft The purpose of this letter is to ask our representatives and officials to create a process by which a person could terminate their own life with dignity under very controlled conditions and circumstances. Patient Assisted Death is a subject surrounded by a multitude of emotions and opinions. If you are looking for a political aspect to this letter, there is none. I am not a member of any political party and I have no political agenda motivating me. I am looking for a humane solution to a very complex human issue. Up until two months ago I had not given much thought to this subject although in 2006 I had to face my own mortality after being diagnosed with stage four incurable cancer. Two months ago I had to help take care of my 90 year old mother who is perfectly lucid and trapped in a decaying body. She cannot bathe herself, dress herself, cook for herself, clean her home, and all the other things that an able body person is capable of doing for herself. She is very aware of her state and
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This note was uploaded on 03/12/2012 for the course ENGL 101 taught by Professor Smith during the Spring '10 term at Georgia Perimeter.

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