Belgian lawmakers extend assisted sui...

Belgian lawmakers extend assisted suicide law to include children

There are 1 comment on the WTVG-TV Toledo story from Feb 16, 2014, titled Belgian lawmakers extend assisted suicide law to include children. In it, WTVG-TV Toledo reports that:

The law empowers children with terminal ailments who are in great pain to ask to be put to death by their doctor if their parents agree and a psychiatrist or psychologist certifies they are conscious of what their choice signifies.

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humanSpirit

United States

#1 Feb 16, 2014
There is an error in allowing the psychiatrist or psychologist to intervene. The professions have no science and can only complicate any proceeding.for the child.

It would be in the interest of the child to exclude any member of the mental health industry and allow the proceeding to be legally held without empowering the mental health industry or allowing any recognition of the mental health industry as to having knowledge in the relationship of child behavior, emotions or logic in child thinking and reasoning in thought on the subject.

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