Washington state woman 1st death under suicide law

July 2009
Hospice Management Advisor;Jul2009, Vol. 14 Issue 7, p81
The article offers information on the legality of doctor-assisted suicides in Montana. It mentions that there was one incidence when a women from Washington took high dosages of barbiturates since assisted suicide law was approved in their state. Moreover, it mentions that the district judge in Montana ruled that doctor-assisted suicides will be legalized in their state in December 2009 which allows doctor to write prescriptions for life-ending drugs.


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