Vatican Official Condemns Brittany Maynard's Decision To Take Her Own Life, Calls Death With Dignity An 'Absurdity'
Unfortunately, we can't say we're surprised by this backlash.
Though many people expressed their love and support after Brittany Maynard chose to end her life on November 1st, there are some people who were NOT happy with her decision, like Vatican official, Monsignor Ignacio Carrasco de Paula.
Brittany, who became a death with dignity advocate after she was diagnosed with terminal brain cancer, was recently condemned by the official in an interview with an Italian news agency. He called the decision an "absurdity."
Monsignor Ignacio explained: