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Motion: This house believes that euthanasia be legalized in this country.

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English Debate Speech Motion: This house believes that euthanasia be legalized in this country. Madam Chairperson, I personally believe that by practicing euthanasia in order to end a poor quality of life is both morally and ethically unacceptable. ...read more.

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Shipman case where a well-respected doctor argued that he didn't murder some of his patients but instead only carried out euthanasia; this was quashed in court. Legalisation of euthanasia may even cause certain individuals to murder and use euthanasia as a cover. ...read more.

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But what if a patient requests that he/she wants to undertake euthanasia? It may be argued that each individual has the right to choose. This is not the case as passive euthanasia is a form of suicide. In conclusion, in today's society, both murder and suicide are both illegal acts. As euthanasia can qualify as one of the above, it too should remain illegal. ...read more.

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