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An Anorexic and Bulimic New Jersey Woman Has Died Three Months after a Judge Granted Her Request to Refuse Force-Feeding

February 22, 2017

(Associated Press) – An anorexic and bulimic New Jersey woman who petitioned a court to refuse force-feeding has died three months after a judge granted her request. Her court-appointed lawyer, Edward D’Alessandro Jr., told the Daily Record of Parsippany the 30-year-old identified as Ashley G. died Monday at Morristown Medical Center’s palliative care unit.

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