Wouldn't it just shift to health insurance in this case?

Health insurance doesn't automatically pay for everything.

On the other hand, it provides a much better protection against unfreezing: just like with the patients in a persistent vegetative state, someone authorized has to actively make a decision to kill them, as opposed to no legal protection at all.

A bit but not that much. A company that can't afford to freeze would still shut down. Nobody is foreced to pay to keep the machines on in every case.

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by MrMind 1 min read17th Nov 2014329 comments


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