UK Mother Legally Ends Her 12-Year-Old Daughter’s Life | Around the World with Ken Ham

Posted on November 13, 2014 by


answers-in-genesis-logoA story making headlines in the UK makes it clear that some people, rather than viewing life as a gift from God, have decided to play god in certain cases to determine themselves when and how a person should die. Recently, the mother of a severely disabled 12-year-old girl petitioned the United Kingdom High Court to allow her to euthanize—or kill—her daughter. The little girl, Nancy, was born unable to eat, drink, see, or talk. Her mother petitioned the judge to be allowed to end Nancy’s life because Nancy was in pain and “she has endured enough.” The judge ruled that Nancy had “no quality of life given the circumstances” and allowed Nancy’s mother to take her daughter’s life. Nancy’s feeding and drinking tube was removed and 14 days later she succumbed to dehydration and starvation and died. Continue reading →