Doctors On Assisted Suicide N-P-R's Joanne Silberner reports that many doctors support the Supreme Court's decision to allow bans on physician-assisted suicide. If a patient does not wish to be kept alive, doctors are willing to accept the request, but most are not willing to actively help end lives.
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Doctors On Assisted Suicide

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Doctors On Assisted Suicide

Doctors On Assisted Suicide

Doctors On Assisted Suicide

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N-P-R's Joanne Silberner reports that many doctors support the Supreme Court's decision to allow bans on physician-assisted suicide. If a patient does not wish to be kept alive, doctors are willing to accept the request, but most are not willing to actively help end lives.