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Young Woman's Choice Prompts Coversations About Death With Dignity Law

OPB |Nov. 03, 2014 12:06 p.m.

MONDAY: Twenty-nine-year-old Brittany Maynard ended her life Saturday. She was terminally ill and moved to Oregon to use the state's Death with Dignity Law.

Shortage of Execution Drug Could Affect Death With Dignity Patients

OPB |May 22, 2014 12:35 p.m.

THURSDAY: Patients using Oregon and Washington's Death with Dignity laws want access to a drug that's currently tied up in a global political struggle over the death penalty.

Remembering Peter Goodwin

March 13, 2012 9:06 a.m.

Peter Goodwin was one of the first physicians to voice support for Oregon's "Death with Dignity" law. On Sunday, he used the law to end his own life after suffering from a terminal brain disease.

How To Die In Oregon

Feb. 18, 2011 9 a.m.

Sundance Award-winning filmmaker Peter Richardson introduces us to his latest documentary.

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