TITLE

Assisted Suicide Advocates Push Dangerous Legislation in Unprecedented Number of States -- Early Victories and Looming Problems Emerge

AUTHOR(S)
Popik, Jennifer
PUB. DATE
February 2015
SOURCE
National Right to Life News;Feb2015, p17
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that Compassion and Choices, a group that promotes doctor-prescribed suicide, has received the introduction of legislation in several state legislatures in the U.S. Topics mentioned include a decision by a state court in New Mexico to strike its ban on assisting suicide, a proposal in Wyoming to legalize assisting suicide, and a consideration by the U.S. Supreme Court in 1997 on whether persons have the right to assisted suicide.
ACCESSION #
108707440

 

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