Deaf Twins Euthanized In Belgium

Posted on: 5:38 pm, January 15, 2013, by , updated on: 11:46am, January 17, 2013

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(KTVI) – Two deaf twin brothers in Belgium choose last month to be euthanized, after becoming distraught of the prospect of not being able to see each other, after finding out they were going blind.

Marc and Eddy Verbessem of Putte were voluntarily euthanatized on Dec. 14 by lethal injection at Brussels University Hospital. The doctor, who performed the procedure, said the twins were “very happy”.  

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