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Compassion drives 'aid in dying' movement

By Mary Steiner

POSTED: 01:30 a.m. HST, Jun 02, 2013

~~<p>Vermont recently approved historic legislation allowing aid in dying, sometimes referred to as &quot;death with dignity.&quot;</p>
<p>Its The Patient Choice at End of Life Act represents a tremendous advance for citizens of that state and the entire movement to expand end-of-life choice. Although widely covered in media on the East Coast, this important development received little attention in Hawaii.</p>
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Vermont recently approved historic legislation allowing aid in dying, sometimes referred to as "death with dignity."

Its The Patient Choice at End of Life Act represents a tremendous advance for citizens of that state and the entire movement to expand end-of-life choice. Although widely covered in media on the East Coast, this important development received little attention in Hawaii. Login for more...



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