Spring 2006: Physician-Assisted Suicide

Resolution

“In order to be a moral/just society, the United States should permit doctors to supply the means of death to a competent, informed patient who is terminally ill, who has voluntarily requested the doctor’s assistance in dying, and whose request has survived treatment for depression.”

Class information

Eighteen students participated in the first year of Moral Forum.  You can view the course details, reading list, and more by downloading the Spring 2006 course syllabus.

Tournament details

The inaugural Moral Forum final tournament was held on March 14, 2006 and $5,500 in scholarships were awarded. Zac Simon and Chase Espy won the final debate against finalists Jessica Shaver and Mark Asbury.  Lindsey Mullen was recognized as an outstanding individual debater.