Assisted Suicide Bill Faces Opposition at Public Hearing in Maine

Assisted Suicide Bill Faces Opposition at Public Hearing in Maine

…The controversial “death with dignity” bill was met with opposition Wednesday morning.

A news conference led by a coalition of people against the bill was held outside the State House before a public hearing…

Those who are against the bill say physician-assisted suicide is grossly misleading and dangerous…

“The current bill not only completely ignores this gap in care, but substitutes a cruel and heartless solution that promotes the least expensive way to die, physicians-assisted suicide,” Dr. Thomas E. Sullivan said.

Watch the video coverage at 13 On Your Side WGME…