New California Case Draws Attention to Assisted Suicide
On Friday, San Joaquin County prosecutors brought criminal charges against a woman they allege assisted in the suicide of her brother, who had become increasingly disabled after a series of strokes in 2006.Â The California Legislature has not approved bills to legalize assisted suicide.
- "S.J. Case Ushers in New Debate" (Thigpen, Stockton Record, 2/24).
- "Musician's Sister Charged in Assisted Suicide Case" (Hubert, Sacramento Bee, 2/24).