Legislative measures that would legalize hastened dying.
Annotated Legal Cases on Physician-Assisted Suicide in the USA
Technical legal discussion of court cases and Oregon's statute. [PDF]
The Guardian: Nurses' Leader Backs Bill to Aid Euthanasia
Karen Sanders, Chair of the Ethics Forum of the Royal College of Nursing in England, endorses assisted dying legislation. (June 06, 2003)
BBC News - "Isle of Man in euthanasia bid"
The Lower House of Parliament of the Isle of Man has voted to investigate the issue of end-of-life choice. (May 14, 2003)
Honolulu Star-Bulletin - "Another undignified year for death with dignity"
A Hawaii advocate for end-of-life choice bemoans inaction on state legislation to legalize physician assisted dying. (March 07, 2003)
BBC News - "Bid to legalise assisted suicide"
A prominent attorney indicates his intention to introduce a bill to legalize assisted dying in the United Kingdom. (February 20, 2003)
BBC News - "Belgium legalises euthanasia"
The Belgian parliament passed legislation legalizing euthanasia. (May 16, 2002)
The Honolulu Advertiser - "Assisted suicide bill rejected"
2002 legislation to legalize physician assisted dying in Hawaii is narrowly defeated. (May 03, 2002)
Columbus Dispatch - "Tolerated for years, euthanasia made legal"
The Dutch Parliament passes a measure legalizing euthanasia and physician assisted dying for individuals who are suffering unbearably. (April 11, 2001)
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