Oregon Death with Dignity Act Turns 25

November 8, 2019
Oregon 25

View our short film, Voices of a Movement,” which chronicles the history of the death with dignity movement from the perspective of individuals who have played a leading role in passing and protecting death with dignity laws across the U.S. 


Best Letters to the Editor, October 2019

October 31, 2019

In newspapers across the U.S., advocates, patients, medical professionals, and elected leaders are voicing their support for assisted dying. Here are the best letters to the editor published in October 2019.

Oregon 25

From the Archives: Remembering Emerson Hoogstraat

October 22, 2019

As part of our ongoing series commemorating the 25th anniversary of the Oregon Death with Dignity Act, we share a remembrance of Emerson Hoogstraat, who volunteered his time and efforts to the campaign to pass the law as he was dying of a terminal illness.


In Memoriam: Stephen Dunn

October 16, 2019

We mourn the passing of former Death with Dignity National Center Board Treasurer Stephen Dunn, who died of cancer October 16.

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