Tuesday, July 05, 2016

Faith in a Time of Cthulhu

Catholic care home in Belgium fined for refusing euthanasia
Judges in Belgium have fined a Catholic nursing home for refusing to allow the euthanasia of a lung cancer sufferer on its premises.

The St Augustine rest home in Diest was ordered to pay a total of €6,000 after it stopped doctors from giving a lethal injection to Mariette Buntjens.

Days later, the 74-year-old woman was instead taken by ambulance to her private address to die “in peaceful surroundings”.

Buntjens’ family later sued the nursing home for causing their mother “unnecessary mental and physical suffering”.

No comments:

Post a Comment

Synthesis

Political

  • The Playboy Mansion Was Bugged - The intel game is everywhere: He always filmed the encounters. He had two large video cameras over his bed and he had these giant screens across from his b...
    12 hours ago
  • Gender Offenders - by Steve Sailer The Media Meltdown of 2017 in the wake of the Harvey Weinstein disclosures is, to say the least, ironic. Why has the feminism-promoting medi...
    18 hours ago
  • Unserious Nation - photo credit: BIgstock How stands John Winthrop’s “city upon a hill” this Thanksgiving? How stands the country that was to be “a light unto the nations”...
    1 day ago
  • Who Can You Trust? - Who can you trust? Trust is assumed in a lot of situations, but other times the question needs to be asked directly. I was reading some true crime book abo...
    1 week ago
  • Tying It All Together - (Important post) SCIENCE: Taking action in order to discover, through the process of elimination, operations with which we can, as a consequence, reason – ...
    2 weeks ago
  • Sovereignty: A Recipe - When you speak in operational language, then it is possible to construct proofs or recipes, much as you would write lines of code. Sovereignty is the highe...
    10 months ago
  • Quarterly Potpourri - photo credit: Shutterstock *Advice to investors.* In last week’s column “Don’t Sup With a FUP” I offered a golden nugget of life advice to the younger g...
    2 years ago

Potpourri

Blog Archive