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Last November, Colorado passed Proposition 106, making it the fifth state to legislate assisted suicide. Oregon, Washington, California and Vermont already had assisted suicide laws on the books. Montana also has it not by legislation but by an activist court. Since Wyoming is sandwiched between Montana...

Becomes 16th state to reject legislation in 2017 A bill that would have legalized assisted suicide in Nevada died in an Assembly committee as the 2017 legislative session expired. The Nevada Assembly Committee on Health and Human Services chose not to advance the bill on Tuesday, the...

Dr. Rebecca Thoman, a representative of Compassion & Choices and not a Massachusetts resident, recently responded to my column in which I urged rejection of doctor-prescribed suicide. Her column helped make my point that those who support doctor-prescribed suicide use euphemistic deception by calling doctor-prescribed...