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Old 11-11-2012, 02:12 PM   #1
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Euthanasia

Hopefully I can get a heated discussion out of this.

If anyone doesn't know what euthanasia is, it's "The painless killing of a patient suffering from an incurable and painful disease or in an irreversible coma." It's illegal in the majority of countries, bar a few. I'm not sure if it's all religions but I know some are against it. I personally believe it should be acceptable to commit euthanasia if the person is suffering and will die eventually anyway. In fact, if they're in pain and may live for much longer it's an even better reason to do it. Some people are obviously going to disagree with me, but I really don't see how anyone can argue that it's wrong. Why would you let someone suffer in pain for months until they eventually die an excruciating death? We put down dogs and horses when they're in pain, but not humans. It's a bit of a no-brainer for me, really. But let's see what the rest of you guys/girls think.
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Old 11-11-2012, 03:03 PM   #2
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This would have been perfect for a Live Debate.

In the future folks, don't hesitate to throw out ideas. I still really want to get Live Debates going.

I think it simply comes down to respecting the person's wishes. If they ask for it, go ahead.
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Old 11-11-2012, 06:20 PM   #4
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This would have been perfect for a Live Debate.

In the future folks, don't hesitate to throw out ideas. I still really want to get Live Debates going.

I think it simply comes down to respecting the person's wishes. If they ask for it, go ahead.
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If it's against the persons consent then I would disagree.
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Old 11-11-2012, 06:22 PM   #5
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If it's against the persons consent then I would disagree.
Well yeah. If you don't have their consent it would be murder.
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Old 11-11-2012, 06:37 PM   #6
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Well, as to the morality of the very idea, I don't find anything wrong with the practice in and of itself. If someone is in horrible pain and is beyond fixing, what purpose does it serve to allow them to suffer just because you aren't ready for them to go yet?
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Well yeah. If you don't have their consent it would be murder.
Haha! I suppose that's true.


Well then what would be wrong with this?
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That's my point; nothing is wrong with it. I know some religions believe that only God should have the right to take a human life, and that's why they see it as wrong. So I was kind of hoping someone else with this opinion or maybe one similar would show up. But nope. Nobody. Typical.
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Alas, most of us here at NFF are open minded unlike many other forum.
If you just wanted to get a strong debate going, I think a better thread would have been the morality/ethics of suicide. Do we have the right to call it quits like that?
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There's already a thread on that, which looks like it's been used and abused quite a bit. Thought it was best not to revive it since the majority of people here will have already posted.
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