Victory in New Jersey: Assisted Suicide Bill Lacks Support

  By Alex Schadenberg, International Chair – Euthanasia Prevention Coalition New Jersey Assisted Suicide Bill A2270 was pulled in the New Jersey State Assembly June 26, the day that the PolitickerNJ published an article by disability rights leader, John Kelly titled “Assisted Suicide: Just Too Dangerous.” NJ.com reported that the State Assembly did not vote …

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New Jersey is again the target of dangerous doctor prescribed suicide legislation

  By Jennifer Popik, J.D., Legislative Counsel, NRLC’s Powell Center for Medical Ethics The New Jersey Assembly Health Committee was slated to consider a dangerous doctor prescribed suicide measure (A2270) June 5. Despite a failed effort to advance the same bill last session due to lack of support as well as a veto threat from …

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