A `Roe v. Wade' on suicide?

Shapiro, Joseph P.
May 1994
U.S. News & World Report;5/16/94, Vol. 116 Issue 19, p20
Reports that US District Judge Barbara Rothstein became the first federal magistrate to rule that terminally ill people have a constitutionally guaranteed right to end their lives. Comment by Seattle attorney Kathryn Tucker, who brought the successful challenge to Washington state's ban on assisted suicide; Court case of Dr. Jack Kevorkian; How courts are proving to be a friendly venue for euthanasia supporters.


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