Recent Developments Relating to Physician-Assisted Suicide
David A. Pratt
Albany Law School
New York State Bar Association Health Law Journal, Vol. 8, No. 1, 2003
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
Date posted: December 14, 2009