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New York Rejects State Constitutional Right to Aid in Dying

Sara Myers

This morning, the New York Court of Appeals released an 81-page opinion in Myers v. Schneiderman.  

The court summarized its holding: “Plaintiffs ask us to declare a constitutional right to “aid-in-dying” . . . . Although New York h…

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