Assisted Suicide Bill Appears Doubtful Advocates for legislation allowing Connecticut physicians to provide life-ending drugs to terminally ill patients say it's unlikely the bill will progress further this session.
Hearing Planned For Assisted Suicide Bill
Conn. Assisted Suicide Bill Draws Large CrowdConnecticut lawmakers are hearing emotional testimony from those who oppose and support proposed legislation allowing physicians to prescribe medication to help terminally ill patients end their lives.
Governor "Reserving Judgement" On Suicide Bill
Conn. Lawmakers Revisit Assisted Suicide IssueConnecticut lawmakers are revisiting legislation that would allow physicians to prescribe medication to help mentally competent, terminally ill patients end their lives.
Vt. Bill Allows Doctors To Prescribe Lethal Doses Of Meds To Terminally Ill PatientsVermont's lawmakers approved a bill Monday night allowing doctors to prescribe lethal medication to terminally ill patients who request it, making it the first state in the country to give legislative backing to assisted suicide.
Malloy Undecided On Assisted Suicide
Lawmakers to Hear Testimony on Suicide Bill