TITLE

Montana is third state to allow aid in dying

PUB. DATE
February 2010
SOURCE
Hospice Management Advisor;Feb2010, Vol. 15 Issue 2, p21
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
48158360

 

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