Death With Dignity Act

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I have known people that have died slowly and painfully and it is very hard to see loved ones live in pain and pass away in pain. I could not begin to imagine what they were experiencing and having to live with. The Death with Dignity Act would provide those people with an alternative choice to the awful circumstances their medical conditions have put them in. This would allow those certain people to be able to pass peacefully and on their own terms. That is why I have chosen to write about the Death with Dignity Act. The Death with Dignity Act is a law that allows people, with terminally ill medical conditions, to be able to end their own life when they know it is time. The only three states where this is legal are Oregon, Washington, and

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