Story at Russia Today: Vermont legalizes assisted suicide ? RT USAVermont Gov. Peter Shumlin has signed a bill into law that has legalized physician-assisted suicide for terminally ill patients who want to end their lives.
The governorís signature has made Vermont the fourth US state to legalize assisted suicide, which Shumlin hailed as a victory for the few terminally ill Americans whose suffering surpasses their will to live.
This is good news-- a step closer to the humane treatment of those with terminal conditions.