As Doctors Drop Opposition, Aid-In-Dying Advocates Target Next Battleground States

(By Melissa Bailey for Kaiser Health News)

When the end draws near, Dr. Roger Kligler, a retired physician with incurable, metastatic prostate cancer, wants the option to use a lethal prescription to die peacefully in his sleep. As he fights for the legal right to do that, an influential doctors group in Massachusetts has agreed to stop trying to block the way. Continue reading article here…

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