5/18/2015 - ProCon.org, America's Most Popular Resource for the Pros and Cons of Issues, Expands to Serve More than 6,000 Schools – 6,152 teachers, librarians, and administrators in all 50 states and 80 countries have used ProCon.org in their educational materials. We found 3,092 high schools (50.3%), 1,718 elementary and middle schools (27.9%), and 1,342 colleges and universities (21.8%) where educators referenced ProCon.org. The lesson plan ideas and teacher reactions to using ProCon.org are available in our Teachers' Corner. If you are an educator, please take our 2-minute survey and let us know how you use ProCon.org!
5/1/2015 - South African High Court Allows Assisted Suicide for Terminally Ill Man - On Apr. 30, 2015 the High Court in Pretoria granted Robin Stransham-Ford the right to have a doctor help him end his life. Physician-assisted suicide remains illegal in South Africa as the ruling applied only to Mr. Stransham-Ford.
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