IN THE NEWS –

Disability rights advocates from Not Dead Yet, Second Thoughts and our disability community allies often appear in mainstream and other media coverage of the issues we address.

Last Rights: Protecting Life (WCVB Cha. 5, Boston, 6/7/17)

Insurance companies denied treatment to patients, offered to pay for assisted suicide, doctor claims (Washington Times, 5/31/17)

N.Y.’s highest court hears case on ‘aid in dying’ (Times Union, 5/30/17)

Attorney’s argue for terminally ill patients’ right to die (WNYT, 5/30/17)

Advocates push for right to die legislation (Albany News 10 ABC, 5/30/17)

New York’s high court hears physician-assisted suicide case (Rochester News 10 NBC, 5/30/17)

Defense arguments in Myers v. Schneiderman – public radio interview of disability attorney Adam Prizio by Alyssa Plock (Capitol Pressroom, 5/30/17) [Transcript in process]

NY’s highest court to weigh physician-assisted suicide lawsuit (Newsday, 5/28/17)

New York Appeals Court To Hear Case on Doctor Aid in Dying (Wall Street Journal, 5/22/17) [WSJ subscribers version, NY Alliance Against Assisted Suicide version]

‘Death with Dignity’ debated at the Legislature (kolotv.com, text only, 5/11/17)

Flanagan Says Doctor-Assisted Suicide Bill Unlikely To Pass (NY State of Politics, 5/10/17)

Aid-in-dying advocates share their stories in final push for legislation (Legislative Gazette, 5/10/17)

Physician Assisted Suicide Legislation Remains Contentious Among State Leaders (twcnews.com, 5/9/17)

Legislative leaders throw cold water on aid in dying’s chances this year (Albany Times Union, 5/9/17)

State lawmakers signal they will not act on physician assisted suicide bill in 2017 (NY Daily News, 5/9/17)

‘Death With Dignity’ Bill Heard for Second Time in House Committee (Alaska Commons, 4/7/17)

Legislators Consider a Bill to Legalize Aid-in-Dying Meds (CBS News Baltimore, 2/16/17)

Faith leaders press, oppose, religious arguments on NY assisted suicide bill (WHEC Rochester, 2/15/17)

This Lawmaker Faults GOP Leadership for Not Blocking DC Assisted Suicide Law (Daily Signal, 2/14/17)

Debating Assisted Death And The Right To Die On Wednesday’s Access Utah (Access Utah, 2/8/17)

Bill Proposes Changes to Death With Dignity Act (Spokane Public Radio, 2/8/17)

Assisted suicide bill introduced in Mass. (Wicked Local, 1/27/17)

Changes to physician-assisted suicide legislation might calm critics’ fears (Legislative Gazette, 1/24/17)

Aid in dying bill proposed in Albany (WRVO & WXXI Public Radio, 1/24/17)

NY again considers doctor-assisted suicide (Journal News, 1/23/17)

Lawmakers in Albany revisit ‘aid in dying’ bill (WROC Cha 8, 1/23/17)

Terminal patients ask New York to legalize help with dying (WHAM Cha 13, 1/23/17)

Advocates for aid in dying reintroduce bill (Albany Times Union, 1/23/17)

2016 People of the Year: The Resisters (New Mobility, 01/01/17)

DC mayor signs Death with Dignity Act (WUSA Cha. 9, 12/20/16)

Efforts to introduce ‘Death with Dignity’ laws in Pa. stall (triblive.com, 11/26/16)

Suicide with a helping hand worries Iowans on both sides of ‘right to die’ (Des Moines Register, 11/25/16)

Assisted Suicide: a musical that asks us to think critically about the portrayal of euthanasia (The Conversation, 11/21/16)

Everyone should have the right to assisted suicide — or no one should (Vox.com, 11/21/16)

Right-to-die law: Some say it should expand to Alzheimer’s patients (Santa Cruz Sentinel, 11/19/16)

Why Dan Diaz Says Late Wife Brittany Maynard Would Be ‘Especially’ Happy About Colorado Right-to-Die Victory (People Magazine, 11/17/16)

After Colorado, ‘Right To Die’ Movement Eyes New Battlegrounds (Kaiser Health News, 11/9/16)

McGovern: Right to die suit may be what the doctor ordered (Boston Herald, 10/27/16)

Assisted-Suicide Fight Moves to Colorado (Wall Street Journal, 10/16/16)

How Advocates For The Poor And Needy Are Leading The Fight Against DC’S Assisted Suicide Bill (Conservative Review, 10/13/16)

Balance of Power: Debate on Colorado End-Of-Life Options Act (Denver Channel 9, 10/9/16)

NJ weighs assisted suicide for terminally ill (My Central New Jersey, 10/7/16)

Aid in dying issue stirs Colorado emotions (Coloradoan, 10/7/16)

Does a Disabled Child Have the Right to Die? (Audio Only) (Wisconsin Public Radio, 10/4/16)

Disability groups call Jerika’s death an injustice (Post Crescent, 9/28/16)

Colorado voters can make the choice much easier for patients like Sheryl Randall (Colorado Springs Independent, 9/28/16)

Debate: Coloradans Will Vote On Medically Assisted Death Proposal (Audio & Transcript) (Colorado Public Radio, 9/26/16)

This Time Voters Will Decide On ‘Right-To-Die’ Law In Colorado (Denver CBS Local, 9/24/16)

Colorado Decides: Proposition 106 – Medical Aid in Dying (Video only) (Colorado Public Television, 9/23/16)

Supporters push D.C.’s right-to-die bill (Washington Times, 9/22/16)

A Public Affair: Prop 106: Colorado End of Life Options Act  (Audio only) (KGNU Community Radio, 9/22/16)

Pro-life, disability rights advocates urge DC City Council to reject assisted suicide (Lifesitenews, 9/22/16)(Extensive quotes from Anne Sommers, NDY Board Chair)

Dignity, Sickness, and Suffering (CBC-Nework, 9/22/16)

Cross Currents-Colorado End of Life Options Act (Audio only) (Aspen Public radio, 9/21/16)

Medical Aid-in-Dying Proposal on November Ballot in Colorado (Bloomberg News, 9/19/16)

NZ Medical Association warns against euthanasia (Radio NZ, 9/14/16)

Wisconsin teen who plans to die avoids media spotlight (Fox News, 9/13/16)

Colorado to Vote on Physician-Assisted Suicide (DenverLawFirms.org, 9/13/16)

Spinal Muscular Atrophy Sufferer Wants to End Treatment, But Some People Want to Prevent It (CNN Dr. Drew, 9/12/16) (Transcript, You Tube Video)

Assisted Suicide: An All Singing, All Dancing Show (Morning Star, 9/10/16)

Groups inappropriately co-opt Jerika’s case (Post Crescent Editorial Board, 9/9/16)

Disability rights groups seek intervention on Wisconsin teen’s plans to die (Reuters, 9/8/16)

Intervention sought for disabled teen planning to die (triblive.com, 9/8/16)

Is Wisconsin teen’s decision to die a turning point? (USA Today, 9/8/16)

Jerika Bolen:14 year old teen plans to end her life (easttexasmatters.com, 9/8/16)

Disability Rights Group Challenges Teen’s Right-to-Die Decision (CBS 58, 9/8/16)

Disability groups seek to stop teenager from killing herself after she decided to enter a hospice following her prom (UK Daily Mail, 9/8/16)

Activists fight to stop Wisconsin teen with incurable disease who has decided to die (NY Daily News, 9/7/16)

Groups ask county to stop Jerika Bolen’s planned death (WBAY, 9/7/16)

Disability Activists Want to Stop Jerika Bolen, Teen With Rare Disease, From Ending Her Life (The Mighty, 9/7/16)

Disabled rights groups seek to stop teen’s planned death (AP, 9/7/16)

Group wants investigation into Appleton teen’s decision to end her life (WSAW, 9/7/16)

Disabled rights groups ask county to stop planned death (WAOW, 9/7/16)

Teen’s plan to die has disability groups seeking intervention (USA Today Network, 9/7/16)

Disability groups seek to intervene in teen’s plan to die (USA Today Network, 9/6/16)

For this disability advocate, Colo. assisted suicide measure still not safe (Catholic News Agency, 8/31/16)

Assisted suicide is a deadly mistake (Washington Examiner, 8/20/16)

Assisted suicide to be decided by Colorado voters (News Cha. 13, 8/17/16)

Assisted suicide initiative makes Colorado ballot (The Gazette, 8/15/16)

Terminally ill woman holds party before ending her life (AP, 8/11/16)

Disability rights activists protest against aid-in-dying measure (Colorado Independent, 8/8/16)

Group supporting Colorado right to die law among those to submit petitions for election (Gazette, 8/5/16)

Disability advocates protest film’s showing (Silver City Daily Press, 7/30/16)

Disability Rights Celebrated at Annual ADA Gala Fundraiser (TWC News Rochester, 7/21/16)

Should people who are not terminally ill have the right to die? (New Scientist, 7/20/16)

Video: John Kelly Discusses Film Me Before You (Boston Neighborhood Network News, 7/7/16)

The Volunteers Who Help People End Their Own Lives (The Atlantic, 7/6/16)

Protests of ‘Me Before You’ movie take place around the world (Live Action News, 6/22/16)

What’s the Big Deal with “Me Before You”? (Scout Magazine, 6/21/16)

Vermonters With Disabilities Condemn Stereotypes In Film ‘Me Before You’ (Vermont Public Radio, 6/16/16)

Confronting a ‘Conspiracy of Silence’ With End-of-Life Care in Ethnic Communities (Voice of OC, 6/15/16)

Life with Gracie: Does ‘Me Before You’ encourage suicide? (Atlanta Journal-Constitution, 6/14/16)

‘Me Before You,’ a movie about a paralyzed man who opts to die, draws protest in Connecticut (New Haven Register, 6/14/16)

VOICES SPEAK OUT AGAINST ‘ME BEFORE YOU’ MOVIE: QUADRIPLEGIC LIVING IS ‘NOT A DEATH SENTENCE’ (Inquisitr, 6/13/16)

‘Me Before You’ sparks controversy over main character with disability (CBS 21 Harrisburg, 6/13/16)

Advocacy Group Protests New Film (WSAU.com, 6/12/16)

Demonstrators head to Bayshore to protest “Me Before You” (WISN.com, 6/11/16)

Advocacy group protests new movie in Stevens Point (WAOW.com, 6/11/16)

‘Me Before You’ sparks criticism over portrayal of disabled people (WISN Milwaukee, 6/11/16)

The Disability Community Is Pissed AF About ‘Me Before You’ (Huffington Post, 6/10/16)

Me Before You: On Disability, Suicide, and Guts (Crisis Magazine, 6/10/16)

Some Choices You Don’t Get to Make: What’s Wrong with Me Before You (Public Discourse, 6/10/16)

‘Me Before You’ controversy puts Hollywood on notice (MSNBC, 6/10/16)

Brittany Maynard’s Husband on California’s Right-to-Die Law Taking Effect: ‘I’m Just Immensely Proud of Brittany’ (People, 6/10/16)

The “Me Before You” Backlash Was Bigger Than Anyone Expected (Buzzfeed, 6/9/16)

‘Me Before You’ Sparks Controversy Over Message About Disability (PopCrush, 6/7/16)

‘Me Before You’ Storyline Sparks Criticism From Hollywood’s Disabled Community (Hollywood Reporter, 6/6/16)

Me Before You Critics Take Issue With the Movie’s Ending, Depiction of Disabled People (Jezebel, 6/6/16)

Activists decry film they say encourages disabled to commit suicide (Metro.us/Philly, 6/6/16)

Me Before You Turns ‘Death With Dignity’ Debate Into Cinderella Story (LifeMattersMedia, 6/6/16)

Starting Thursday, Stanislaus County patients will have right-to-die option (modbee.com, 6/4/16)

Disability rights protest condemns film as ‘snuff movie’ (Berkeleyside, 6/3/16)

Disability rights advocates protest ‘Me Before You’ film at Cinemark Towson (ABC News 2 Baltimore, 6/3/16)

Me Before You: why are disabled rights groups angry about Emilia Clarke’s new film? (UK Telegraph, 6/3/16)

Disabling Hollywood’s Barriers: An Interview with Director, Activist Dominick Evans (Film Obsession, 6/3/16)

Disability Advocates React to ‘Me Before You’: ‘Our Suicides’ Are ‘Tragedies’ (Daily Signal, 6/3/16)

Critics protest ‘Me Before You’ as a pro-euthanasia message (Boston Post, 6/3/16)

Life is worth living, disability rights activists claim in protest against the film ‘Me Before You’ (Pittsburgh Post Gazette, 6/3/16)

Disability rights advocates protest “Me Before You” film (WHAM Cha. 13, 6/3/16)

‘Me Before You’ has a disabled main character — but activists are angry. Here’s why. (Washington Post, 6/3/16)

The Inaccurate and Dangerous Message of “Me Before You” (New Mobility, 6/3/16)

‘Me Before You’ movie spurs disabled-rights protests over pro-suicide message (Washington Times, 6/3/16)

Emilia Clarke’s Me Before You Slammed As ‘Disability Snuff Movie’ (Yahoo Movies, 5/27/16)

Why Some Disability Rights Activists Are Protesting ‘Me Before You’ (Self, 5/26/16)

‘Me Before You’ Criticized For Its Portrayal Of Disability (Huffington Post, 5/25/16)

Aid in dying bill clears hurdle in state Assembly (Staten Island Advance, 5/24/16)

Physican-assisted suicide takes step forward in NY (Syracuse Post Standard, 5/24/16)

4 years in prison for suburban woman who killed disabled daughter (Chicago Tribune, 5/19/16)

Right to die debate (news video with Stephanie Woodward, WHEC, 5/10/16)

Lawmakers announce omnibus ‘aid-in-dying’ bill (Politico, 5/10/16)

NY Lawmakers introduce aid-in-dying bill (News 10 ABC, 5/10/16)

Aid-In-Dying Legislation Combined (NY State of Politics, 5/10/16)

The Journal News holds ‘aid in dying’ debate (lohud – The Journal News, 4/26/16)

Beginning of the end for granny: California to permit medically assisted suicide (Natural News, 4/7/16)

California mulls assisted suicide hotline (Fox News, 4/1/16)

California Senate Committee Approves End-of-Life Help Line (California Healthline, 3/31/16)

Capitol Pressroom: Adam Prizio and Lisa Tarricone (WCNY Public Radio Minutes 21-37, 3/23/16)

R.I. hearing on bill to let terminally ill end own lives (Providence Journal, 3/22/16)

Doctor-assisted suicide proposal tabled after emotional hearing (Star Tribune, 3/17/16)

BC lawmaker’s bill would give terminally ill the right to die (Cha. 12, 3/16/16)

Minnesota’s assisted-suicide bill withdrawn after impassioned testimony (Twin Cities Pioneer Press, 3/16/16)

Legislators Introduce Bill To Legalize Assisted Suicide In Minnesota (WCCO CBS MN, 3/16/16)

New York Gets in on Right to Die Legislation Debate (NY1 – Time Warner, 3/15/16)

Terminally ill California residents will be able to legally end their lives with medication prescribed by a doctor beginning June 9 (AP, 3/10/16)

California’s ‘Physician-Assisted Suicide’ Law To Take Effect in June (KQED News, 3/10/16)

‘Death with Dignity’ opponents argue for better end-of-life care (WNYT Cha. 13, 3/8/16)

Bioethicist’s Unprincipled Attack on Not Dead Yet (National Review, 3/8/16)

Vigil Honors People With Disabilities Killed By Caretakers (The Flat Hat, 3/8/16)

Disability Rights Groups Against Aid in Dying (NY Capital Tonight, 3/3/16)

‘Right to die’ or just wrong? (Daily Messenger, 2/21/16)

Death with dignity bill draws supporters, opponents at conference (WHAM Cha. 13, 2/21/16)

Sides discuss NY proposal for aid in dying (Democrat and Chronicle, 2/18/16)

Group seeks to legalize assisted suicide in New York (WHEC Cha. 10, 2/10/16)

Right-to-die bill rejected by Senate State Affairs Committee (Associated Press, 2/3/16)

Assisted suicide bill to be proposed in Colorado next week (Denver Post, 1/28/16)

Right to die is tricky (Newsday, 1/27/16)

Frederick woman advocates for Death with Dignity bill (Frederick News Post, 1/18/16)

Right To Die Activists Push To Legalize Physician-Assisted Suicide In NY State (WSKG Public Radio, 1/18/16)

PA Lawmakers push to legalize medical aid-in-dying (Fox Cha. 43, 11/24/15)

Right-to-die fight takes shape in New York (Al Jazeera, 11/20/15)

Doctor-prescribed suicide back on Beacon Hill (The Pilot, 11/6/15)

D.C. Takes Up The Assisted Suicide Debate (WAMU 88.5 & text, 11/6/15)

Lawmakers hear right-to-die bill (Huntington News, 11/5/15)

Assisted-suicide bill faces uncertain path on Beacon Hill (New Boston Post, 11/4/15)

Legalizing Death (Univision, English & Spanish versions, unspecified date after 10/5/15)

Both Sides of Right-to-Die Battle Sound Off at State House (NECN.com w/ video, 10/27/15)

Assisted suicide bill draws heartfelt testimony pro and con (New Boston Post, 10/27/15)

Right-to-die supporters, opponents square-off on Beacon Hill (WCVB Cha. 5, 10/27/15)

Familiar Faces at Aid-in-Dying Hearing in Massachusetts (Hartford Courant, 10/27/15)

Some terminally ill adults want more end-of-life options (WWLP Cha. 22, 10/27/15)

Assisted-suicide measure poses threat to poor and disabled, advocates say (New Boston Post, 10/26/15)

Hearing on assisted dying bill due today on Beacon Hill (State House News Service, 10/26/15)

Physician-assisted suicide bill sparks Massachusetts debate (Mass Live/Springfield Republican, 10/26/15)

Disability rights activists protest Princeton philosopher Peter Singer (Daily Northwestern, 10/25/15)

Disability Rights Advocates Fight Back After California Passes Assisted Suicide (Daily Signal, 10/9/15)

Experts in Bay Area Jewish community weigh in on California’s new aid-in-dying law (JWeekly, 10/8/15)

US Advocacy Group Claims Mistakes, Abuse Occur During Euthanasia Process (Sputnik News, 10/7/15)

California’s New Right-To-Die Law, A Debate Nevada Has Yet To Have (KOLO News Cha. 8, 10/6/15)

California Governor Signs Landmark Right-To-Die Law (WGCU News, 10/6/15)

California governor signs right-to-die bill sought by Brittany Maynard (National Catholic Reporter, 10/6/15)

California Legalizes Medical Assisted Suicide (CBN News, 10/6/15)

California Gov. Jerry Brown signs right-to-die bill into law (HealthDay News, 10/6/15)

California Gov. Brown Signs Aid-in-Dying Bill Into Law (Kaiser Health News, 10/5/15)

California Governor Signs Physician-Assisted Suicide Bill Into Law (KQED, 10/5/15)

How assisted suicide will work in California (LA Times, 10/5/15)

California governor signs bill legalizing physician-assisted suicide (Reuters, 10/5/15)

Those For and Against Right-to-Die Bill Rally Outside Capitol (KTXL-TV, 9/24/15)

Video: Competing Capitol rallies urge action on assisted death (Sacramento Bee, 9/24/15)

California Lawmakers Pass Right-to-Die Measure (US News & World Report/HealthDay, 9/14/15)

Is California ready to for a right-to-die law? (Christian Science Monitor, 9/12/15)

A matter of life and death (Standard Issue Magazine, 9/12/15)

Assisted dying bill overwhelmingly rejected by MPs (Guardian, 9/12/15)

Shock as ‘right to die’ for the terminally ill law is overwhelmingly defeated by MPs after highly-charged four-hour debate (Daily Mail, NDY photos but no quotes, 9/11/15)

The Assisted Dying Bill was crushed today, thanks to doctors and disability groups (The Spectator, 9/11/15)

Protests As MPs Debate Assisted Dying Bill (Sky News, 9/11/15)

Brittany Maynard’s right-to-die movement continues (CBS News, 9/10/15)

California Right-to-Die Measure Could Soon Become Law (HealthDay News, 9/10/15)

California lawmakers approve assisted dying legislation (The Guardian, 9/9/15)

Disability Matters Radio Show Interviews NDY’s Diane Coleman (Audio LinkTranscript Link, 9/8/15)

Physician-Assisted Suicide Bill Advances as Backers Add Sunset Clause (KQED, 9/4/15)

Revived California right-to-die bill clears first hurdle in Assembly committee (San Jose Mercury News, 9/2/15)

California legislators revive right-to-die bill (San Jose Mercury News, 8/18/15)

Physician-Assisted Suicide Bill Revived in Special Session (KQED, 8/18/15)

Even in D.C., the Death With Dignity Debate Comes With Strong Emotions and Fears (Washington City Paper, 7/24/15)

As assisted suicide laws spread, cancer survivors, disabled object (McClatchy, 7/13/15)

Judge weighs whether to allow John Jay Hooker aid in dying (The Tennessean, 7/10/15)

Is the ‘Death Panel’ Debate Dead? (U.S. News & World Report, 7/9/15)

OAKLAND: Right-to-die legislation abruptly put on hold (KTVU Fox 2, 7/8/15)

Disability rights campaigner Jane Campbell: ‘In the Lords, I’m still a radical activist’ (The Guardian, 7/8/15)

The End for ‘Brittany’s Bill’? Legislators Balk at Doctor-Assisted Suicide for the Terminally Ill (California Magazine, 7/6/15)

Death with Dignity-Albany works on aid-in-dying bill (Albany Times Union, 7/1/15)

Disabled rights advocates fight assisted suicide legislation (USA Today, 6/28/15)

California bill would allow aid in dying (Bay Area Reporter, 6/18/15)

Disability Rights Groups Want Princeton to Denounce Peter Singer’s Viewpoints on Euthanasia (Aleteia, 6/18/15)

Princeton bioethics professor faces calls for resignation over infanticide support (Washington Times, 6/16/15)

Disability activists protest Princeton Prof. Peter Singer (Princeton Campus Reform, 6/16/15)

Protestors Demand Princeton Fire Tenured Professor Who They Say Advocates Killing Disabled Babies (NJTV News, 6/12/15)

Disability activists call for Princeton University professor Peter Singer’s resignation (NJ.com, 6/10/15)

A good life deserves a good death (Tennessean, 6/10/15)

Protesters Block Nassau Street, Call for Princeton Professor Peter Singer’s Resignation (planetprinceton.com, 6/10/15)

John Jay Hooker pleads for physician-assisted suicide (Associated Press, 6/9/15)

Physician-assisted death law in TN is anything but certain (Tennessean, 6/9/15)

Assisted suicide: bad medicine for California (Mercatornet.com, 6/1/15)

Assisted Suicide, from the perspective of the Disabled (Indeepradio Podcasts, Show #87 Hour 1 May 30, 2015 | Mark Romoser, Posted: Thu, 04 Jun 2015 16:16:57 GMT)

NZ and UK battle same Euthanasia question (Yahoo New Zealand, 5/28/15)

‘I do not lack courage’ (Radio New Zealand News, 5/26/15)

California Medical Association drops opposition to assisted suicide (Sacramento Bee, 5/20/15)

Fighting for Her Choice: ‘A More Dignified and Peaceful Death’ (LA Times, 5/19/15)

Physician-assisted suicide supporters try courts to win legalization (Modern Healthcare, 5/16/15)

Disability-Rights Champions Against Assisted Suicide (National Review, 5/16/15)

House Votes Against Repealing End-of-Life Law (Seven Days VT, 4/29/15)

Connecticut Threepeat: Assisted-Suicide Bid Shut Down (National Catholic Register, 4/28/15)

Maryland lawmakers table proposed assisted suicide bill (Catholic Standard, 4/23/15)

Half the states look at right-to-die legislation (USA Today, 4/16/15)

Assisted suicide: help the rich to not get too much care (SFGate/Chronicle, 4/10/15)

In US, Growing Push for ‘Aid in Dying’ for Terminally Ill (Herald Globe, 4/9/15)

Proponents Say Aid-In-Dying Bill Is Dead (CT News Junkie, 4/8/15)

Aid-In-Dying Bill Fails To Get A Vote By Legislative Committee (Hartford Courant, 4/8/15)

Reflections on Haleigh Poutre’s escape from euthanasia (Arms Open Wide, 4/3/15)

Proposed bill allowing assisted suicide in Delaware faces opposition from medical society (AP, 4/3/15)

Support strengthening for assisted suicide in CA (CA Political Review, 4/3/15)

‘Death with dignity’ bill extinguished without a vote (Baltimore Sun, 4/2/15)

‘Assisted Suicide: The Musical’ gets Unlimited seal of approval (Disability News Service, 3/27/15)

California Senate Committee Advances Right-To-Die Legislation (California Healthline, 3/26/15)

California aid-in-dying measure passes first committee (Sacramento Bee, 3/25/15)

Aid-in-dying bill passed by California Senate panel (Los Angeles Times, 3/25/15)

From beyond grave, support for Monning’s end-of-life bill (Santa Cruz Sentinel, 3/25/15)

On third try, assisted suicide bill takes different tack (Yale Daily News, 3/25/15)

How Brittany Maynard Became a ‘Death with Dignity’ Advocate (People, 3/24/15)

“Pushing Limits” with Stephen Drake on DRLC (Transcript) (KPFA radio, 3/20/15)

People tell stories at hearing for ‘aid in dying’ bill (FoxCT, 3/18/15)

Hundreds turn out as Connecticut debates aid in dying measure (New Haven Register, 3/18/15)

The end-of-life debate (CT Mirror, 3/18/15)

‘Aid-in-dying’ hearing stirs strong debate on both sides (wfsb.com Cha 3, 3/18/15)

“Aid in Dying” or “Assisted Suicide?”; lawmakers look over bill (wtnh news 8, 3/16/15)

Both Sides Get Ready To Debate End of Life Issues (CT New Junkie, 3/16/15)

On polarizing end-of-life issue, what changes minds? (CT Mirror, 3/16/15)

Should euthanasia be legalised across Europe? (Debating Europe, 3/16/15)

Inside a Terminally Ill Mom’s Fight to Live – and Die – Her Way (People, 3/11/15)

Civil, disability rights groups clash over ‘death with dignity’ bill (Daily Record, 3/10/15)

Aid-In-Dying Photo Display Back At The State Capitol (Hartford Courant, 3/4/15)

Disability rights group concerned over voluntary euthanasia (Stuff.co.nz, 3/3/15)

Death with dignity debate gaining traction in Annapolis (WMAR Baltimore, 3/3/15)

Should We Be Helped To Die? (Radio Sputnik, 2/25/15) Transcript

2015 a watershed year for assisted suicide in the US (New Scientist, 2/25/15)

Physician-assisted suicide: Could it become legal in NY? (Syracuse Post Standard, 2/21/15)

Physician-Assisted Suicide: Let’s learn more before we leap to a decision (Courant, 2/20/15)

Why Disability Advocates Say No to Doctor-Assisted Death (Daily Beast, 2/20/15)

New voice launched for disabled people (Yahoo News, 2/19/15)

For Terminally Ill Teens, The Age Of Consent Can Be A Matter Of Life and Death (MTV News, 2/17/15)

Anderton conflicted over ‘Death With Dignity’ bill (Capital News Service, 2/16/15)

‘Death with Dignity’ Bill Would Allow Terminally Ill Patients to End Their Lives (Southern Maryland Online, 2/13/15)

Dying Dutch: Euthanasia Spreads Across Europe (Newsweek, 2/12/15)

Protesting Assisted Suicide, Activists Crash NYC Assemblywoman’s Office…In Albany (Village Voice, 2/12/15)

Suit seeks to exempt physicians from assisted suicide law (Associated Press, 2/11/15)

Lawsuit Filed In California To Overturn Physician-Assisted Suicide Law (KGO ABC 7 News, 2/11/15)

Disappointment greets Supreme Court decision (B.C. Catholic, 2/10/15)

Colorado rejects right-to-die legislation after long day of emotional testimony (US News & World Report, AP, 2/7/15)

Colorado’s Death with Dignity Act Debated in Legislature (KOAA Denver, 2/7/15)

Committee rejects Colorado’s proposed assisted suicide law (Denver Post, 2/7/15)

NY lawsuit filed declaring physician-assisted suicide is legal (Nat’l Catholic Reporter, 2/6/15)

Colorado rejects right-to-die legislation (Associated Press, 2/6/15)

‘Death with dignity’ bill dies at the Capitol (Durango Herald, 2/6/15)

Testimony Over Right To Die Bill Gets Emotional At State Capitol (CBS Denver, 2/6/15)

Defining Dignity (Colorado Independent, 2/6/15)

Canada top court allows doctor-assisted suicide (Yahoo News, 2/6/15)

Canada’s Supreme Court grants constitutional right to assisted suicide (World News Group, 2/6/15)

Disabled testify on Colorado’s proposed assisted suicide law (Denver Post, 2/6/15)

More states consider assisted-suicide laws since Brittany Maynard’s death (Christian Science Monitor, 2/4/15)

New Lawsuit Could Make N.Y. 6th State Where Doctors Can ‘Aid in Dying’ (Newsweek, 2/4/15)

Making lethal, legal (Colorado Springs Independent, 2/4/15)

What frightens disability groups about Colorado’s ‘death with dignity’ bill (Catholic News Agency, 2/3/15)

Bill would allow terminally ill people to end their lives (Washington Post, 2/2/15)

Assisted suicide bill introduced in California (Catholic San Francisco, 1/28/15)

Last Rights: A Putney Woman Becomes the Third Vermonter to End Her Life Using New Law (Seven Days VT, 1/28/15)

State lawmakers introduce ‘death with dignity’ bill, allowing terminally ill to choose when they die (Denver Cha. 7, 1/27/15)

Phil Matier Speaks With Opponent Of Proposed Right To Die Law (KPIX, 1/25/15)

Opinion: Family circumstances cloud right-to-die debate (Sacramento Bee, 1/24/15)

Assisted suicide raises too many moral dangers (LA Daily News, 1/23/15)

General Assembly To Take Up Aid-In-Dying Bill (CTNow, 1/23/15)

Speaker Throws Support Behind Aid-In-Dying Bill (CT News Junkie, 1/23/15)

Stage is Set for Aid-In-Dying Showdown (The Courant – CT, 1/23/15)

‘Choice’ Is Deceptive in California Assisted Suicide Bill (FlashReport, 1/22/15)

Mother: Aid-in-dying bill carries Brittany Maynard’s legacy (AM 590 The Answer, 1/22/15)

CA lawmakers introduce new euthanasia bill for terminally ill patients (KPCC Public Radio, 1/22/15)

How to die in California (Sacramento News & Review, 1/22/15)

California Revisits Right-to-Die Legislation (KQED Public radio, 1/22/15)

Calif. lawmakers introduce right-to-die bill (KPCC Public Radio, 1/21/15)

In Wake Of Brittany Maynard, California Begins Latest Push For Right-To-Die Legislation (CBS Sacramento, 1/21/15)

Brittany Maynard’s mother recounts last moments of daughter’s life (Global News, 1/21/15)

Assisted suicide movement gaining traction across U.S. (Washington Times, 1/21/15)

California Legislators Push for Right-To-Die Bill (Sacramento Fox 40, 1/21/15)

Right-to-die legislation introduced at California state Capitol (KCRA Sacramento, 1/21/15)

Mother: Aid-in-dying bill carries Brittany Maynard’s legacy (Associated Press/ABC News, 1/21/15)

California lawmakers introduce ‘death with dignity’ bill (Sacramento Bee, 1/21/15)

Death with dignity movement is alive and well in California (Los Angeles Times, 1/21/15)

California lawmakers to pursue right-to-die legislation (CBS This Morning, 1/20/15)

Lawmakers push right-to-die bill (UT San Diego, 1/20/15)

Discussion over ‘death with dignity’ emerging in Maryland (Baltimore Sun, 1/17/15)

Standing Up for Life — Concern for most vulnerable spurs secular opposition to suicide bill (The Monitor, Diocese of Trenton, 1/16/15)

Woman lobbies for ‘Death With Dignity’ law (KUSA Cha. 9 Colorado, 1/16/15)

Brittany Maynard’s husband opens up about ‘death with dignity’ (NJ1015.com, 1/16/15)

Ritter Nominated To Head Aging Department (CT News Junkie, 1/14/15)

Maryland strips doctor of license for assisting in six suicides (Baltimore Sun, 12/30/14)

‘Death with dignity’ bill headed to Nevada Legislature (Las Vegas Review Journal, 12/26/14)

After emotional hearing, reluctant N.J. Senate panel releases ‘Aid in Dying’ bill (NJ.com, 12/16/14)

A Q&A With NYS Sen. Brad Hoylman On Physician-Assisted Suicide And ‘Death With Dignity’ (Forbes blog, 12/16/14)

New Jersey Senate committee advances assisted-suicide bill (NorthJersey.com, 12/15/14)

Smart Talk: Dying with dignity proposed in PA (witf.org, public radio debate with Josie Byzek & Pam Auer, 12/15/14)

Chicago Cultural Center Hosts “Death With Dignity” Event (LifeMattersMedia, 12/14/14)

Business Matters – Assisted Suicide – Saving grace or murder?  (Debate with Alan Holdsworth, NDY PA, WFMZ Cha. 69 12/8/14)

‘Second Thoughts’ for Politicians on Assisted Suicide? (CT News Junkie, 11/28/14)

Supporters of end-of-life choices rally in Annapolis on Brittany Maynard’s 30th birthday (WMAR Baltimore, 11/19/14)

Death with Dignity legislation being drafted in Colorado (KUSA Channel 9, 11/17/14)

Assisted Suicide Bill Passes In New Jersey Assembly (WABC TV – video only, 11/13/14)

After Brittany Maynard, Will More States Embrace Assisted Suicide? (Nat’l Catholic Register, 11/13/14)

Right To Die Argument Presented By Disabled Community Offers Alternative Perspective (Annenberg Media Center, 11/6/14)

At the movies with the Right to Die Society (Chicago Lawyer Magazine, 11/5/14)

Maynard’s storybook death shouldn’t add support for assisted suicide (SFGate, 11/5/14)

Brittany Maynard’s Storybook Ending (Townhall.com, 11/4/14)

Debate Over Physician Assisted Suicide In NJ (my9nj.com, 11/4/14)

Mixed medical views on Brittany Maynard’s choice to die (Boston Globe, 11/4/14)

Aid-in-dying local conversation (WHAM Cha. 13, 11/4/14)

World Have Your Say (Begins at 27:27, BBC Radio Debate – D Coleman, J Kelly, G Eighmey, 11/3/14) Transcript, John Kelly Audio Excerpt

Brittany Maynard’s death could spur action on assisted suicide in California (Sacramento Bee, 11/3/14)

Brittany Maynard legacy: Why Jennifer Glass is fighting for control over dying (San Jose Mercury News, 11/3/14)

More attention to right-to-death debate after Maynard’s death (USA Today, 11/3/14)

Critics respond to push for Right to Die laws (Cox Washington, 11/3/14)

The Future of the Right-to-Die Movement (U.S. News & World Report, 11/3/14)

Dying Oregon woman’s campaign for ‘Death With Dignity’ laws stoking Conn. movement (WSHU, 10/29/14)

Inside Terminally Ill Brittany Maynard’s Decision to Die (People Magazine, 10/17/14)

Dying with dignity? Terminally ill UC Irvine grad Brittany Maynard has picked a day to die (Orange County Register, 10/15/14)

Should terminally ill patients be able to choose when they die? (PBS NewsHour, 10/14/14)

Locals debate assisted suicide: should it be legal? (WROC, Rochester NY, 10/14/14)

Right to Die with Dignity? (CNN, 10/13/14)

East Bay woman sparks debate on aid in dying (San Francisco Chronicle, 10/12/14)

Brittany Maynard’s death with dignity campaign puts US laws back in focus (Al Jazerra America 10/12/14)

29-Year-Old San Francisco Woman With Brain Cancer Plans To End Her Life On Nov. 1st (CBS SF Bay Area, 10/7/14)

The Largest Minority Radio Show Interviews Diane Coleman About Protest in Chicago (WBAI.org, 9/24/14, 9:00 pm)

If You Ask Us, We Want Life! (Center for Bioethics & Culture Blog, 9/19/14)

Right-To-Die Conference In Chicago Draws Protest (CBS Chicago Radio, 9/18/14)

House of Lords debate evenly split over assisted dying legislation (The Guardian, 7/18/14)

Assisted dying bill debated in House of Lords (The Guardian, 7/18/14)

Assisted dying: What do disabled people think? (BBC, 7/16/14)

Assisted Suicide: Legality and Ethics – All Sides with Ann Fisher (WOSU, Ohio NPR, 7/7/14)

New Jersey Debates ‘Death With Dignity’ (Life Matters Media, 7/1/14)

‘Aid in Dying’ bill, lacking enough votes, pulled from NJ Assembly agenda (Star Ledger, 6/26/14)

End-of-Life Bill Advances in NJ (nj1015.com, 6/6/14)

Proposed Death With Dignity Bill Aims To Give Terminally Ill Patients Options (NJTV News, 6/5/14)

‘Aid in dying’ bill approved by NJ Assembly committee (NJ.com, 6/5/14)

N.J. Assembly committee advances end-of-life bill (NorthJersey.com, 6/5/14)

Assembly panel to debate, vote on ‘aid in dying’ bill today (NJ.com, 6/5/14)

The Basics: CT’s effort to expand patients’ end-of-life care options (CT Mirror, 4/17/14)

Committee Has No Plans To Vote On Aid-In-Dying Bill (CT News Junkie, 3/25/14)

Right-To-Die Bill Unlikely to Come Up for a Vote This Year (Hartford Courant Blogs, 3/25/14)

Is There a Right to Die? (U.S. News & World Report, 3/24/14)

Real Story: Aid-In-Dying Debate (Connecticut Fox 61, 3/23/14)

Connecticut assisted suicide bill draws big crowd (AP, 3/17/14)

Slippery Slope Or Personal Choice? Passion Bubbles To Surface During Assisted Suicide Hearing (CT New Junkie, 3/17/14)

‘Aid in dying’ bill offers hope, generates fear (CT Mirror, 3/17/14)

Assisted Suicide Debate Heating Up (WCIT TV, 3/17/14)

Large Crowd Gathers for Doctor-Assisted Suicide Bill Hearing (NBCConnecticut, 3/17/14)

Connecticut Aid in Dying bill draws emotional testimony at legislative hearing (New Haven Register, 3/17/14)

Emergency responders, disability advocates back end-of-life care proposal for CT (CT Mirror, 3/14/14)

Assisted suicide bill to be debated at public hearing Monday (WTNH, 3/14/14)

Physician-Assisted Suicide Or Not? A Battle of Words At State Capitol (Courant Capitol Watch Blog, 3/6/14)

Poll: Broad Support For Allowing Physicians To Assist Terminally Ill (The Hartford Courant, 3/6/14)

Voters support assisted suicide (NBC Connecticut, 3/6/14)

Poll finds broad support for assisted suicide in Connecticut (CT Mirror, 3/6/14)

Assisted suicide bill debate intensifies (Worcester Telegram, 3/1/14)

Legislature debates aid in dying (Yale Daily News, 2/25/14)

Opponents of Connecticut’s ‘assisted suicide’ bill warn against slippery slope (New Haven Register, 2/25/14)

Connecticut law approving aid in dying may have chance this year, advocates say (New Haven Register, 2/18/14)

The Right To Die With Dignity, or Not! (Aljazeera America, 2/17/14)

Assisted Suicide in Nevada – featuring Panel with DREDF’s Maryilyn Golden (NPR Nevada, 2/5/14)

New Mexico Judge Rules for Assisted Suicide (New Mobility, 1/24/14)

Opinions on physician-assisted suicide sharply divided, poll shows (WFSB (Connecticut), 1/8/14)

ADAPT, Not Dead Yet Video Shows on Times Square (New Mobility, 1/7/14)

ADAPT, Not Dead Yet Video on Times Square (New Mobility, 12/30/13)

Life, Liberty and the Pursuit of Justice (NYC Times Square Super Screen, 12/18/13 – 3/18/14)

Assisted suicide bill debated at Statehouse (Channel 22, Springfield, MA, 12/17/13)

After close ballot vote, lawmakers revisit life-ending prescriptions (Lowell Sun, 12/17/13)

Death With Dignity Advocates Say Bill Would Give Terminally Ill Options (NJTV, 12/11/13)

Philly nurse charged with assisted suicide gets help with legal bills (WHYY, 12/9/13)

After the Cranberries and Pie, Let’s Talk About Death (NPR, 11/28/13)

Diane Coleman, Not Dead Yet (Daniel J. Vance “Disabilities” syndicated column, 10/6/13)

Assisted-suicide charge strains Phila. nurse and her family (Philadelphia Inquirer, 10/1/13)

When to pull the plug – or should we ever? (Chicago Reader, 9/18/13)

Should family members face criminal charges for assisting suicide? (Aljazeera America – Consider This, 9/18/13)

Stephen Hawking Flip On Assisted Suicide Divides Right-to-Die Movement (ABCNews.com, 9/18/13)

Renewed Debate Over Assisted Suicide (NPR, The Diane Rehm Show, 8/13/13)

Fatal Mercies (New York Times, 8/10/13)

Proposed Changes In Organ Donation Stir Debate (NPR, Morning Edition, 6/24/13)

New End-of-Life Measure Quietly Sweeps the Nation (Stateline, The Pew Charitable Trusts, June 20, 2013; Huffington Post)

Boomers Push Doctor-Assisted Dying in End-of-Life Revolt (Bloomberg News 4/11/13)

Right-to-Die or Assisted Suicide? (CT News Junkie 3/21/13)

Legislative committee tackles tough question of patient’s right to die (The Day 3/21/13)

Pictures: Right-to-Die Hearing (Hartford Courant 3/20/13)

Conn. lawmakers to hear testimony on suicide bill (AP – wfsb.com 3/20/13)

General Assembly mulls state-sanctioned suicide (ctpost.com 3/20/13)

Weighing in on Assisted Suicide (News 8, wtnh.com, 3/20/13)

End-of-life bill brings comfort for some, fears of vulnerability for others (The CT Mirror 3/20/13)

Opponents of Connecticut assisted suicide bill cite flaws (New Haven Register 3/19/13)

Doctors, patient challenge New Mexico assisted suicide ban (Health Policy Solutions 7/11/12)

Elderly Murder-Suicide: Should We Praise Old Men Who Kill Their Wives and Themselves? (Huffington Post, 6/9/12)

Groups Criticize ‘Baby’ for Message on Suicide (New York Times, 1/31/05)