Should Doctors Help You to Die? (Podcast 026)

Citation data:

CedarEthics Podcasts

Publication Year:
2012
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Repository URL:
https://digitalcommons.cedarville.edu/cedarethics_podcasts/6; https://works.bepress.com/dennis_sullivan/84
Author(s):
Sullivan, Dennis M.
Tags:
bioethics; physician-assisted suicide; medically-assisted suicide; Bioethics and Medical Ethics; Family, Life Course, and Society; Health Policy; Politics and Social Change; Social Policy
artifact description
A ballot initiative in Massachusetts may make physician-assisted suicide legal in that state. If approved, Massachusetts would join Washington and Oregon (and by a state Supreme Court ruling, Wisconsin) in allowing terminal patients to choose an early death by a doctor’s prescription.