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Lucia Silecchia, professor, law, was quoted in an article published by EWTN discussing a proposed assisted suicide bill for the District of Columbia. See below.

The dark side of a DC bill that no one wants to talk about

From: EWTN
Date: October 18, 2016
Author: Matt Hadro

 

...The bill is immoral, unethical, and unjust, said Dr. Lucia Silecchia, a law professor at the Catholic University of America’s Columbus School of Law, and a D.C. citizen. 

“Thus, while the Catholic and Christian understanding of the dignity of human persons, made in the image and likeness of God undergirds the moral critique of such statutes, the medical opposition long predates Christ, and the legal objections should compel anyone who observes how easily disregard for the life of one spreads,” she stated to EWTN News...

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