Aid In Dying Laws Proposed in The District and Maryland

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Graphic by Tommy Danaher '15

Cara Poythress '15, Features Editor

A “Death with Dignity” law has now been proposed in D.C. and Maryland. More than a dozen other states are now contemplating the idea of the terminally ill being able to legally end their own lives in what is commonly referred to as a “physician-assisted suicide.” Five other states currently allow this practice: Oregon, Washington, Vermont, Montana, and New Mexico.

Read about it here: Aid In Dying Law