Montana is third state to allow aid in dying

February 2010
Hospice Management Advisor;Feb2010, Vol. 15 Issue 2, p21
The article reports on the new rule made by the Montana Supreme Court, under which the ill people who are residing in Montana have the right to choose medical aid in case of their death under the state law. According to Kathryn Tucker, legal director of Compassion & Choices, under the new rule, patients which are terminally and mentally ill can request a prescription for medication from their doctors to have a peaceful death.


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