What are the ethical considerations of euthanasia? I would like to discover more pro aspects of euthanasia.

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I think this is a persona issue. You never know what you will really say until you are in that situation. It's easy to make judgements when everything is hypothetical, but when you have a lethally ill loved one it's completely different. Personally, my problem with it is that it's...

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I think this is a persona issue. You never know what you will really say until you are in that situation. It's easy to make judgements when everything is hypothetical, but when you have a lethally ill loved one it's completely different. Personally, my problem with it is that it's irreversible, and everyone who's making the decision has clouded judgement.
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Euthanasia is a very controversial topic. Those who are in favor of it would say that people have the right to choose to die, if they are in a great deal of pain. They do not understand why it is acceptable to let a human being suffer when they can die a dignified and honorable death. They also wonder why it is okay to prolong death when it is inevitable.

This topic raises a lot of questions relating to religion and who actually has the right to choose when someone dies, other than God.

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There are many sources out there which can help you to develop and refine your own beliefs on the topic.  The primary ethical considerations center on the quality of life, as being a reason in support of it, and devaluing it, as a reason against it.  Those who believe that in context, euthanasia is morally permissible argue that when watching someone suffer or lose a specific degree of their quality of life, it is only humane to help them and end their pain.  At the same time, this might be a bit on the alarming side to those against it, as to take away life is something that humans should not be able to do.  It diminishes all life when humans are permitted to take the life of another.  Like so many in the realm of moral dilemma, it is not easy to resolve or even seek to bring absolution to such a predicament.

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In a free country, where civil liberties are valued, having control over one's own life and the terms on which that life ends would seem very important.  Life expectancy around 1900 was in the low 50's, and now it's around 80 years of living.  While technology and medicine has gotten better, it doesn't necessarily assure a quality of life.

In Oregon, a state with a Physician Assisted Suicide law, only those who are terminally ill, observe a waiting period after deciding, are judged to have sound mind and are approved by a panel of doctors receive government permission.  This is the most liberal law on assisted suicide in the country, and still it is full of safeguards and restrictions.

Some who are facing death from any cause may already choose to end their lives.  It shouldn't be considered a crime and illegal for them to decide the circumstances of that death.

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As far as arguments in favor of euthanasia go, the most important ones have to do with individuals' control over their own lives and their ability to die in a way that they feel is dignified.

People who advocate legalized assisted suicide believe that people should have control over their own lives and their own decisions.  They believe that the decision with regard to when life is worth living and when it is not should be left to the individual.  They do not believe that the state should be allowed to force an individual to, for example, live in extreme pain or die in an undignified manner.

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