In its own press release, the clinic says: “The figures over 2013 show a strong growth of euthanasia in these groups.”
Judge Posner is both an enthusiastic advocate of euthanasia and an energetic eugenicist.
Just a few weeks ago, Belgium broadened its existing law to include the possibility of euthanasia for children of all ages.
euthanasia eu·tha·na·sia (yōō'thə-nā'zhə, -zhē-ə)
The act or practice of ending the life of an individual suffering from a terminal illness or an incurable condition, as by lethal injection or the suspension of extraordinary medical treatment.
A quiet, painless death.
Painlessly putting someone to death — usually someone with an incurable and painful disease; mercy killing.
Note: Proposals to make euthanasia legal in the United States have inspired heated debate.