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Doctor’s sanction is akin to killing

Making the ultimate choice, part 1

Sunday, March 24, 2013
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Op-ed column

Intolerable pain is not an apparent influence, but there is no solid evidence revealing that patients who opt for physician-assisted suicide are depressed. The motivation behind the choice is, rather, the patient’s desire to gain control over how and when they die. But should they have this control?...

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