Last updated on: 1/7/2013 | Author: ProCon.org

Porter County Right to Life Biography

Position:
Con to the question "Should Euthanasia or Physician-Assisted Suicide Be Legal?"
Reasoning:

“Legalized euthanasia raises the potential for a profoundly dangerous situation in which doctors could find themselves far better off financially if a seriously ill or disabled person “chooses” to die rather than receive long-term care.”

Porter County Right to Life, “Euthanasia,” www.pcrtl.org/euthanasia (accessed Jan. 7, 2013)

Theoretical Expertise Ranking:
  Organizations/VIPs/Others
Individuals and organizations that do not fit into the other star categories.
Description:

“We exist to promote the belief that human life, at every stage of development, is sacred and as such is deserving of respect and protection under the law. We promote this concern through education and outreach activities.”

Porter County Right to Life, “Welcome to Porter County Right to Life,” www.pcrtl.org (accessed Jan. 7, 2013)

Mission:

“Porter County Right to Life is a non-profit, non-partisan, multi-denominational, organization that stands for the protection of all life from conception until natural death. We work to educate the citizens of Porter County and beyond about the grave evils of abortion, infanticide, embryonic stem cell research, and euthanasia.”

Porter County Right to Life, “About:Mission,” www.facebook.com/PCRTL (accessed Jan. 7, 2013)

Other:
None found
Quoted in:
  1. Would Financial Motivations Encourage Insurance Companies and Health Care Providers to Promote Euthanasia and Physician-Assisted Suicide?