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Barbara Mancini: Innocent of Assisted Suicide

The Hamline Health Law Institute and Compassion & Choices are pleased to host:

Barbara Mancini: Innocent of Assisted Suicide
5:30 p.m. Reception
6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Presentation
Thursday, November 13, 2014
Kay Fredericks Room, Klas Center, Hamline University
As reported by 60 MINUTES this week, Nurse Barbara Mancini was arrested and prosecuted for “assisting a suicide” in Pennsylvania for simply handing her terminally-ill father his morphine. Join us to hear from a noted death with dignity activist and about her family’s yearlong ordeal. Learn about end-of-life care, your rights as a patient, and your health provider’s responsibility under the law.

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