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Gov. signs "death with dignity" bill into law

by WPTZ - Burlington/Plattsburgh 1:39 mins

Gov. signs "death with dignity" bill into law

by WPTZ - Burlington/Plattsburgh 1:39 mins

On Monday, Vermont Governor Peter Shumlin signed the so-called "death with dignity" bill into law. The law, modeled after the Oregon law, allowed physicians to prescribe medication for terminally ill patients who wish to end their lives.

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