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Doctor Assisted Suicide

How Religion Affects Americans' Support For Euthanasia

The Huffington Post | Antonia Blumberg | Posted 06.19.2014 | Religion

A strong majority of Americans support euthanasia and have done so for the past 20 years. Nearly 70% are in favor of giving physicians the ability to ...

New Mexico Must Stand Strong and Allow Physician-Assisted Suicide

Steve Siebold | Posted 05.21.2014 | Politics
Steve Siebold

It's one of those topics that can stir a national debate in no time: Should a person have the right to end his life when he's ready to die? In January...

Judge Rules to Allow Physician Assisted Suicide in New Mexico

Steve Siebold | Posted 03.17.2014 | Politics
Steve Siebold

The ruling by Judge Nan Nash of the New Mexico Second Judicial District would make New Mexico the fifth state to allow doctors to prescribe fatal prescriptions to terminal patients.

Ruling Will Allow Doctors To Aid Patients In Dying

AP | SUSAN MONTOYA BRYAN | Posted 01.25.2014 | Politics

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Aja Riggs has undergone aggressive radiation and chemotherapy treatment for advanced uterine cancer. The 49-year-old Santa ...

Should Physician-Assisted Suicide Be Legal? Poll Shows Divide Among Experts

Posted 11.12.2013 | Healthy Living

By Bahar Gholipour, Staff Writer Published: 09/11/2013 05:12 PM EDT on LiveScience Medical experts in the United States remain divided in their ...

Emily Swanson

Poll Shows National Support For Legalized Doctor-Assisted Suicide

HuffingtonPost.com | Emily Swanson | Posted 05.22.2013 | Politics

Vermont this week became the fourth U.S. state to legalize doctor-assisted suicide for terminally ill patients, and a new HuffPost/YouGov poll finds t...

Choosing to Die

Sally Abrahms | Posted 12.14.2011 | Fifty
Sally Abrahms

Already, boomers are rewriting the script on aging, reinventing retirement and even death. Choosing the right to die, a.k.a. euthanasia, when we're ill, frail, or no longer have quality of life, may well be the new hot button issue.

Montana: Assisted Suicide Ruled Legal

AP | AMY BETH HANSON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

HELENA, Mont. — A Montana judge has ruled that doctor-assisted suicides are legal in the state, a decision likely to be appealed as the state ar...