Hospital Set to Euthanize Elderly Woman Who Says on Video ‘I Want to Live’

May 2, 2019 update: Fairview Hospital stated today that it will continue to provide Catie with oxygen, according to Life Legal Defense Foundation.  A 64-year-old woman with lung cancer is allegedly at risk of being euthanized by a Minnesota hospital, despite having stated emphatically from her hospital bed in a video that is now going viral that she wants to live.  A hospital representative had apparently asked Catie Cassidy if she wanted to “pull the plug.” “I said NO!” Cassidy exclaimed, recounting the exchange in a video. “I want to live,” she said a little later.  She is captured on video telling the hospital chaplain that she does not want her oxygen removed and that she wants to live.  Read more: