New York NOW

'Death With Dignity' in NY Aims for Legalization This Year

Clip: Season 2020 Episode 16 | 8m 32s Video has closed captioning.

Advocates want lawmakers in New York to legalize the option for terminally ill patients to end their own life with medication prescribed by a doctor. Opponents call it 'physician-assisted suicide,' and want lawmakers to, instead, dedicate more funding to current options. We've spoken to supporters, opponents, & lawmakers over the last three months about the legislation. Here's what they said

Aired: 04/17/20

Rating: NR

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