NC nurses examining policy on assisting in executions

August 2007
Hospice Management Advisor;Aug2007, Vol. 12 Issue 8, p81
The article focuses on the request of nurses to adopt an ethic policy that would prevent nurses from participating in carrying out death penalties in North Carolina. Cynthia Gallion, Raleigh nurse told the Associated Press (AP) said that it is against their code of ethics and doctors can lose their license to practice if they take actions that would directly cause the death of a condemned person, or automatically cause an execution to be carried out on a condemned person.


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