Tag: suicide

29-year-old US woman with brain cancer has committed suicide
North America

29-year-old US woman with brain cancer has committed suicide

Originally published in LifeSite News Brittany Maynard, a 29-year-old woman diagnosed with incurable brain cancer, committed assisted suicide at her home in Portland, Oregon on Saturday evening by swallowing a fatal dose of barbiturates.  She had previously acquired the drugs legally by prescription under Oregon’s controversial assisted suicide law.  “Goodbye […]

Celebration planned at foot of the Cross of Hope
Eastern Cape

Celebration planned at foot of the Cross of Hope

The coordinators of two visionary initiatives to prevent suicides at Van Stadens Bridge near Port Elizabeth have invited members of the public to attend a celebration ceremony at the foot of the Cross of Hope on a promontary opposite the bridge. “Over the last year many, many people have been […]