Montana Court Affirms Patients’ Right To Die

Robert Baxter, 75, suffering from leukemia, was sleeping Friday, when his lawyer called him to let him know that a Montana court had ruled on his Right-to-Die lawsuit. But, he never woke up and died without knowing that the court had affirmed his right to end his life with the help of doctors.


According to Associated Press, Judge Dorothy McCarter in a ruling late Friday, wrote ‘the Montana constitutional rights of individual privacy and human dignity’ afford such patients the right to ‘die with dignity’.

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