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Recent Developments Relating to Physician-Assisted Suicide


David A. Pratt


Albany Law School

2003

New York State Bar Association Health Law Journal, Vol. 8, No. 1, 2003

Abstract:     
In 1997, the U.S. Supreme Court held in two separate cases that there is no constitutional right to receive assistance in suicide. This article discusses developments since those cases were decided, including experience under the Oregon statute and in several foreign countries.

Number of Pages in PDF File: 8

Keywords: physician-assisted suicide

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Date posted: December 14, 2009  

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Pratt, David A., Recent Developments Relating to Physician-Assisted Suicide (2003). New York State Bar Association Health Law Journal, Vol. 8, No. 1, 2003. Available at SSRN: http://ssrn.com/abstract=1521570

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David A. Pratt (Contact Author)
Albany Law School ( email )
80 New Scotland Avenue
Albany, NY 12208
United States
518-472-5870 (Phone)

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