Religious conservatives – opposing your right to choose

Assemblyman Lloyd Levine, D-Sherman Oaks, left, discusses the assisted suicide measure he and Assemblywoman Patti Berg, D-Eureka,  unseen, introduced at a Capitol news conference in Sacramento, Calif., Thursday, Feb. 15, 2007. The bill is the third attempt by lawmakers to make California the second state in the country where doctors could give dying patients life-ending drugs. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli)

Religious conservatives – opposing your right to choose

Blog by Neil Francis
Dying for Choice. com

A case in point is a massive advertisement published in both of Melbourne’s daily newspapers in 2008 when Victorian MLC Colleen Hartland introduced the Medical Treatment (Physician Assisted Dying) Bill into the State legislature. It was an open letter to parliamentarians to reject the bill. The evidence is irrefutable. Those who are actively organised to oppose your right to choose an assisted death are deeply religious, even when they use seemingly secular arguments.

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