California Law Now in Effect Giving Patients Right to End-of-Life Option

California is the fifth state to legalize aid in dying. Hands image via www.shutterstock.com. By David Orentlicher, J.D. Professor of Law Indiana University Twenty years ago, no one in the United States could claim a right to “physician aid in dying” (also called “physician-assisted suicide”). Today, more than 52 million Americans can. On June 9,[…]