I have been following assisted suicide issues in various states for several years. Who could have ever imagined that a free society would come to this?

Last year, many of us attended a meeting where we heard from lawyers and doctors from Washington and Oregon speak out about assisted suicide in their states. Their true accounts of elder abuse, suicide parties, fraud, theft, legal wrangling and what can only be called murder, were very unsettling. I sat their stunned and sick inside, thinking of all the misdeeds that had been done under the guise of mercy.

Friends, do we want to bring this type of debacle to our great state? I think not. Assisted suicide is not legal in Montana – though some would like us to think otherwise. Let us work together and take steps to keep it out. As a member of Montanans Against Assisted Suicide, I ask you to join us in our opposition to this barbaric practice. Many vulnerable folks are counting on us to get this one right.

Garnett Rope,

Vaughn

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Hakon Montag
Hakon Montag

It is far more humane to permit, allow, force, the terminally ill, the horribly disfigured, those in constant indeterminable pain...to suffer...

So we can feel good about giving them quality of life. (/sarcasm)

Gomez
Gomez

You said; "Last year, many of us attended a meeting where we heard from lawyers and doctors from Washington and Oregon speak out about assisted suicide in their states."

A couple questions. Where was the meeting? Who were the speakers? Who sponsored the meeting? Without this information your comments are worthless.

Bassman
Bassman

I dont think you have any right to tell me how I may or may not choose to end my own life.

Still Here
Still Here

I also disagree with your flawed research and experience. You Sir have an agenda.

LadyGriz85
LadyGriz85

I respectably disagree and question your research/experience in this topic.

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