It would be hard to deny that there is a great deal of support in this country - and ever-growing support - for legalizing physician-assisted suicide (PAS). Why is this so? I believe there are a considerable number of reasons. I shall discuss five common reasons - and explain why I do not find any of them convincing.
Kamisar, Yale. "Physician Assisted Suicide: A Bad Idea." Law Quad. Notes 39, no. 3 (1996): 82-8.