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The Delaware House of Representatives has put off a vote on a bill allowing doctor-assisted suicide in the state. The Delaware State News reports that the vote was delayed Thursday because a lawmaker reversed support for the legislation. It was the second such delay in three...

The New York Assembly heard testimony that will decide if they should proceed with legislation that would allow for medical aid in dying or physician-assisted suicide. "They should have had the right to choose," Janet Duprey, Former Republican Assemblywoman from Plattsburgh, said. Duprey says her mother suffered...

  Albany, NY - Today, doctors, patients, caregivers and advocates for persons with disabilities will gather in the Legislative Office Building as a show of opposition to legislation (A.2383-A), a bill that would repeal New York's constitutional and long-standing ban on physician-assisted suicide. The Assembly Health...