Last updated on: 1/21/2009 | Author: ProCon.org

David N. O'Steen, PhD Biography

Title:
Executive Director of the National Right to Life Committee
Position:
Con to the question "Should Euthanasia or Physician-Assisted Suicide Be Legal?"
Reasoning:

“Once you open the door to justify killing in some cases, the practice inevitably grows and grows as it has in Holland where there are many patients killed who have never requested euthanasia at all.”

National Right to Life Committee Press Release, Nov. 28, 2000

Involvement and Affiliations:
  • Executive Director, National Right to Life Committee
  • Professor, Department of Mathamatics, University of Houston, 1971-1972
Education:
  • PhD, University of Houston, 1972
Other:
  • None found
Quoted in:
  1. Would Legalizing Physician-Assisted Suicide or Voluntary Euthanasia Create a Slippery Slope to Non-Voluntary or Involuntary Euthanasia?