A Saudi Arabian court is reported to have ordered a man to be surgically paralyzed for a crime committed ten years ago. The Saudi Gazette recently reported that Ali al-Khawaher, 24, paralyzed a [...]
In response to Dr. Carl Elliot’s claims, previously reported on this blog, the University of Minnesota initiated an investigation into the possible “rubber-stamping” of patients into drug [...]
Dr. Virginia Helena Soares de Souza of Brazil recently pleaded not guilty to killing seven ICU patients to “free up hospital beds.” The charges against Dr. Sores de Souza accused her of causing [...]
George Sanders, 86, was arrested last fall for killing his wife Virginia, 81. Virginia was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis in 1969 and more recently with gangrene on her foot. George was his [...]
Bills to legalize physician-assisted suicide have been introduced in Connecticut by Senator Edward Meyer, Representative Gary Holder-Winfield, and the Public Health Committee. Read more here.
The latest report from the Presidential Commission for the Study of Bioethical Issues provides that an anthrax vaccine may be tested on children. However, the report does not provide [...]