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SAY NO TO PHYSICIAN ASSISTED SUICIDE

IMPORTANT UPDATE!

June 17, 2024 – Legislation to legalize Physician Assisted Suicide in Massachusetts has advanced and is being considered by our elected officials.  Please call your individual state senator and representative to voice your opposition.  Every call matters!  You can find your senator and representative by clicking the button above.  You can also find a Bulletin Insert further explaining the issue by clicking below.  Please call today!

Bulletin inserts:

Let Your Voice Be Heard Now- English

Let Your Voice Be Heard Now – Spanish

Let Your Voice Be Heard Now – Portuguese

Let Your Voice be Heard Now – Haitian-Creole 

Let Your Voice be Heard Now – Vietnamese 

House Bill 2246 An Act relative to end of life options.

Senate Bill 1331 An Act relative to end of life options.

Alzheimer’s Association Statement About Compassion & Choices

American Medical Association retains opposition to Assisted Suicide

CURRENT NEWS:

Archdiocesan healthcare, policy experts express concerns on assisted suicide push.  Boston Pilot – April 26, 2024

The church is right to fight Assisted suicide laws – National Catholic Reporter – April 24, 2024

Physician-assisted suicide is a slippery slope.  Boston Globe. By Seán P. O’Malley April 15, 2024

Canada halts controversial assisted suicide program for mentally ill due to lack of doctors willing to participate.  New York Post – 2-8-24

In D.C. speech, Cardinal Sean O’Malley denounces physician-assisted suicide- Boston Globe 1-22-24

Canada, there’s still time to rethink this risky expansion of euthanasia- Washington Post 1-30-24

In D.C. speech, Cardinal Sean O’Malley denounces physician-assisted suicide- Boston Globe 1-22-24

Bishops urge public to contact legislators on Physician Assisted Suicide – Wes Cipolla- The Boston Pilot 10-27-23   

Could learning to ‘die well’ defeat the assisted suicide trend? – Charlie Camosy – The Boston Pilot 10-27-23

Hearing held On Physician Assisted Suicide – The Catholic Free Press 10-27-23

Assisted Suicide’s Slippery Slope – Jeff Jacoby – Boston Globe-1/3/2023

The Catholic Free Press, Roman Catholic Diocese of Worcester – Hearing held on physician assisted suicide bills – Worcester, MA