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Wednesday, March 25, 2015 Permalink

Insight: 'Right-To-Die' Legislation In California

Rich Pedroncelli / AP

Debbie Ziegler, center, the mother of Brittany Maynard, is comforted by Sen. Lois Wolk, D-Davis, left, and Assemblymember Susan Talamantes Eggman, D-Stockton, Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015.

Rich Pedroncelli / AP

 

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  • Rich Pedroncelli / AP

    The Proposed End Of Life Option Act

    CapRadio's Pauline Bartolone discusses the proposed End Of Life Option act and how some Christian leaders are advocating for it.

  • Don Ryan / AP

    The Oregon Experience: Death With Dignity Act

    Oregon's State Health Officer Dr. Katrina Hedberg will talk about that state's Death with Dignity Act, which has been in place since 1997.

  • Arguments Against CA's Proposed Right-To-Die Legislation

    A physician who leads a program on medical ethics at UC Irvine and a member of a coalition against assisted suicide discuss the dilemmas raised by California's "right to die" bill.

  • Maynard Family / AP / File

    The Many Efforts To Legalize Physician-Assisted Death

    A cancer survivor who is suing California for the right to die and Ben Rich, a bioethicist from UC Davis talks about the arguments for legalizing physician-assisted deaths.

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