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Nov 20, 2014, 07:00 ET

Life not death: Why euthanasia and assisted suicide must be prohibited

MONTREAL, Nov. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - On November 6, 2014, an educational dinner conference entitled "Life is Beautiful" was sponsored by the...

Mar 17, 2014, 12:58 ET

Un ancien membre de la Chambre des représentants explique pourquoi le Québec devrait emboîter le pas au New Hampshire en rejetant le suicide assisté et l'euthanasie

Par 219 voix contre 66, l'État du New Hampshire a massivement rejeté le suicide assisté le 6 mars 2014. Élue à trois...

Mar 17, 2014, 07:15 ET

/R E P E A T -- Former state representative explains why Quebec should follow New Hampshire and reject assisted suicide and euthanasia/

MONTREAL, March 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - New Hampshire overwhelmingly rejected assisted suicide on March 6 2014 with a vote of 219 to 66. Former 3...

Mar 17, 2014, 06:55 ET

Ehemalige Regierungsvertreterin erklärt, warum Quebec dem Beispiel von New Hampshire folgen und Hilfe zum Suizid und Sterbehilfe ablehnen sollte

New Hampshire stimmte am 6. März 2014 mit einer überwältigenden Mehrheit von 219 zu 66 Stimmen gegen die...

Mar 16, 2014, 16:44 ET

Former state representative explains why Quebec should follow New Hampshire and reject assisted suicide and euthanasia

MONTREAL, March 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - New Hampshire overwhelmingly rejected assisted suicide on March 6 2014 with a vote of 219 to 66. Former 3...

Feb 19, 2014, 09:28 ET
SOS...Quebecers from Canada call out to the world for help to stop euthanasia. Photo credit: coalitionmd.org, Photographer name: coalitionmd.org.  (PRNewsFoto/Coalition of Physicians for Social Justice)

/R E P E A T -- Quebec Euthanasia Bill Violates International Law - Remedial action requested of Secretary General of the United Nations/

MONTREAL, Feb. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Quebec's proposed law on euthanasia will allow a lethal substance to be injected into an adult person at...

Feb 18, 2014, 07:15 ET
SOS...Quebecers from Canada call out to the world for help to stop euthanasia. Photo credit: coalitionmd.org, Photographer name: coalitionmd.org.  (PRNewsFoto/Coalition of Physicians for Social Justice)

Quebec Euthanasia Bill Violates International Law - Remedial action requested of Secretary General of the United Nations

MONTREAL, Feb. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Quebec's proposed law on euthanasia will allow a lethal substance to be injected into an adult person at...

Feb 17, 2014, 16:12 ET
16 year old Nadine is happy to be alive after surviving leukemia and a bone marrow transplant. She is grateful for the love and support of her mother Claude. Both oppose Quebec's euthanasia law. Photo credit: coalitionmd.org.

Il disegno di legge sull'eutanasia in Quebec viola la Legge internazionale. Il Segretario Generale delle Nazioni Unite chiede un'azione volta a porre rimedio

La legge proposta dal Quebec sull'eutanasia consentirà di iniettare una sostanza letale in un adulto al "termine della vita" (non definita...

Feb 17, 2014, 12:12 ET
16 year old Nadine is happy to be alive after surviving leukemia and a bone marrow transplant. She is grateful for the love and support of her mother Claude. Both oppose Quebec's euthanasia law. Photo credit: coalitionmd.org.

La ley de la eutanasia de Québec viola la ley internacional

nanoFLOWCELL AG y Bosch Engineering GmbH han formado una asociación; el primer proyecto conjunto entre la filial de propiedad total de...

Feb 17, 2014, 07:15 ET
16 year old Nadine is happy to be alive after surviving leukemia and a bone marrow transplant. She is grateful for the love and support of her mother Claude. Both oppose Quebec's euthanasia law. Photo credit: coalitionmd.org.

Le projet de loi québécois sur l'euthanasie contrevient au droit international. Nous demandons l'intervention du Secrétaire-Général des Nations Unies

Le Projet de loi du Québec sur l'euthanasie permettra une injection létale d'une substance à une personne adulte en «fin de...

Feb 17, 2014, 07:15 ET
16 year old Nadine is happy to be alive after surviving leukemia and a bone marrow transplant. She is grateful for the love and support of her mother Claude. Both oppose Quebec's euthanasia law. (Photo credit: coalitionmd.org).  (PRNewsFoto/Coalition of Physicians for Social Justice)

Quebec Euthanasia Bill Violates International Law - Remedial action requested of Secretary General of the United Nations

MONTREAL, Feb. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Quebec's proposed law on euthanasia will allow a lethal substance to be injected into an adult person at...

Feb 16, 2014, 10:02 ET
Four-year-old Jessica Saba from Canada pleads with the King of Belgium not to sign the euthanasia law for children (Photo credit: coalitionmd.org)

Kinderwunsch am Valentinstag: Vierjährige Kanadierin bittet belgischen König, das Gesetz zur Sterbehilfe nicht zu unterzeichnen

Das belgische Parlament hat als erstes Land der Welt ein Gesetz verabschiedet, nach dem Sterbehilfe ohne Alterseinschränkung auch bei...

Feb 14, 2014, 17:22 ET
Four-year-old Jessica Saba from Canada pleads with the King of Belgium not to sign the euthanasia law for children (Photo credit: coalitionmd.org)

Una niña canadiense pide al rey de Bélgica no firmar la ley de la eutanasia pediátrica

- Petición del día de San Valentín:Una niña canadiense de tan solo cuatro años pide al rey de Bélgica que no firme...

Feb 14, 2014, 14:05 ET

La legge belga sull'eutanasia viola la Convenzione delle Nazioni Unite sui Diritti dell'Infanzia

Nel momento in cui il Belgio si prepara a diventare la prima nazione al mondo ad applicare una legge che consente l'eutanasia dei bambini. il 13...

Feb 14, 2014, 13:30 ET
Four-year-old Jessica Saba from Canada pleads with the King of Belgium not to sign the euthanasia law for children (Photo credit: coalitionmd.org)

En ce jour de la St-Valentin : Une fillette canadienne de 4 ans répète sa demande au roi de Belgique de ne pas signer la loi permettant l'euthanasie des enfants

Suite au vote du Parlement belge permettant l'euthanasie des enfants, Jessica Saba, 4 ans de Lachine, Québec née avec une malformation...

Feb 14, 2014, 10:39 ET
Four-year-old Jessica Saba from Canada pleads with the King of Belgium not to sign the euthanasia law for children (Photo credit: coalitionmd.org).  (PRNewsFoto/Coalition of Physicians for Social Justice)

St. Valentine's Day request: Four-year-old Canadian girl asks the King of Belgium not to sign the euthanasia law of children

MONTREAL, Feb. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Since the Belgium Parliament voted a law to become the first country in the world to permit euthanasia of...

Feb 14, 2014, 06:07 ET

Belgisches Gesetz zur Sterbehilfe bei Kindern verstößt gegen UN-Konvention über die Rechte des Kindes

Wenn Belgien wie geplant am 13. Februar 2014 als erstes Land der Welt ein Gesetz verabschiedet, das Sterbehilfe (Euthanasie) bei Kindern erlaubt,...

Feb 13, 2014, 14:09 ET

La ley belga de eutanasia pediátrica viola la Convención de derechos del niño de Naciones Unidas

Al tiempo que Bélgica se prepara para convertirse en el primer país del mundo en promulgar una ley que permita la eutanasia en...

Feb 13, 2014, 07:12 ET

La loi belge sur l'euthanasie des enfants contrevient la Convention relative aux droits de l'enfant de l'ONU

Pendant que la Belgique se prépare le 13 février 2014 à devenir le premier pays au monde pour passer une loi permettant...