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Stories with subject: Euthanasia
  • Detroit pawn shop looking to sell Jack Kevorkian's van 
    Updated: Aug-25-15 5:28 pm

    DETROIT - A 1968 Volkswagen van once owned by assisted suicide advocate Jack Kevorkian is up for sale at a Detroit pawn shop even though the late pathologist once dropped it off for scrap.

  • Right-to-die group fined $30K in Minnesota woman's suicide story has photos
    Updated: Aug-24-15 9:32 pm

    HASTINGS, Minnesota - A national right-to-die group convicted of assisting in the 2007 suicide of a Minnesota woman was ordered Monday to pay a $30,000 fine - the maximum sentence allowed under state law.

  • Correction: Right to Die-California story 
    Updated: Aug-19-15 3:52 pm

    SACRAMENTO, California - In a story Aug. 18 about the reintroduction of right-to-die legislation in California, The Associated Press erroneously reported a comment by Debbie Ziegler, whose daughter moved from California to Oregon to legally take her own life. She said "What right does anyone of a specific religious faith have to demand I behave in concordance with their faith as I face my eminent death?"

  • New Mexico Court of Appeals strikes down right-to-die ruling 
    Updated: Aug-11-15 8:16 pm

    SANTA FE, New Mexico - The New Mexico Court of Appeals on Tuesday struck down a prior Bernalillo County District Court ruling that essentially allowed assisted suicide in the state.