“If You Like Sleep, You’ll Like Death Even Better”
A summary of the League of Women Voters meeting on “Death with Dignity”
The LWV has scheduled 9 different discussion places for the “Death with Dignity” topic.
On January 12th the discussion was held at the Point Loma Library. The turn-out was disappointing to me – three men and nine women, plus the three female moderators. The discussion, although slow at first, was interesting as the small audience began to participate. The moderators were Nancy Witt, Shirley Walkoe and Jeanne Brown.
Jeanne led the discussion by handing out a statistical page of Assisted Suicide Laws by State. We found out that three states have passed legislation permitting physician-assisted suicide: – Oregon, Vermont and Washington. …