suicide machine


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su′icide machine`


n.
a device designed to permit a terminally ill person to commit suicide, as by the automatic injection of a lethal drug.
[1985–90]
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Philip Nitschke developed the Sarco suicide machine together with engineer Alexander Bannick, reports Daily Mail.
The exhibition of the Michigan-based doctor has paintings ranging from pictures depicting CAT scan machines to paintings of a suicide machine.
Cette edition a ete magique pour le groupe, de partager la scene avec nos amis Tachamarod, Suicide Machine et les groupes invites Millestone Edge et Mean Street.
So many people are turning off social network sites that new internet applications such as The Suicide Machine and Seppukoo have sprung up to help them.
It will be unfortunate for us and the rest of the world if Islam drives the suicide machine but I do not think as the core values of Islam totally opposed to murdering.
A CONTROVERSIAL doctor's suicide machine has failed to sell at auction.
Kevorkian, 83, the Michigan pathologist turned assisted-suicide activist, died in a hospital, a more dignified locale than the 1960's-era Volkswagen microbus where he uncorked the Thanatron, his suicide machine, dispensing a fatal chemical cocktail.
For his first deaths, in 1990, he used a suicide machine he called a "mercitron", an apparatus which pumped saline into the "client", switching to a lethal solution when the client pressed a button.
The medic - who created a suicide machine from a laptop and needle - declined to reveal which Sydney showbiz agents he was working with.
A CONTROVERSIAL German doctor who invented a suicide machine has revealed he has been contacted by desperate Midlanders - and is willing to help them die.