Opposition Arguments


United Spinal Assocation - Opposing AB2X15 - Letter to Governor Brown

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They Say, We Say

Arguments against the claims of proponents

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Opposition letter from Disability Rights California to SB 128

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Dr. Aaron Kheriaty Letter to the California State Legislature

Letter from Dr. Aaron Kheriaty, Associate Professor of Psychiatry at the UC Irvine Medical School on the impact of assisted suicide on suicide.

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Californians Against Assisted Suicide Coalition Letter to the California State Legislature

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Some Oregon and Washington State Assisted Suicide Abuses and Complications

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A Progressive Case Against Assisted Suicide: Why Progressives and Disability Rights Organizations are Opposed to Assisted Suicide Laws

Produced by Disability Rights Education & Defense Fund

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Why Progressives Should oppose Assisted Suicide

In January the California State Senate begins hearings on AB 651 , which would legalize assisted suicide in California. A similar bill presented in the State Assembly last year but didn't even come to a vote because of overwhelming Democrat and Republican opposition. There is a widespread public perception that those opposed to legalization are religious conservatives, and the logical position for a liberal is in support...

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Dr. Catherine Campisi, former Director of the California Department of Rehabilitation Joins Effort Against Assisted Suicide

Catherine Campisi PhD., former Director of the California Department of Rehabilitation from December 1999 to December 2006, has joined the coalition opposing the legalization of assisted suicide in California...

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American Medical Association's Position on Assisted Suicide

Physician-assisted suicide occurs when a physician facilitates a patient's death by providing the necessary means and/or information to enable the patient to perform the life-ending act...

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