Other Resources

Massachusetts, Oral Arguments in Kligler v.Healy

3/9/22
Arguing that common law involuntary manslaughter should not apply to a physician writing a prescription for MAiD drugs, and that the court should recognize the right of a terminally ill person to determine the time and manner of their death is a constitutional right under an ordered liberty analysis.
https://boston.suffolk.edu/sjc/archive.php

 

The Lancet Commission Report, The Value of Death

1/31/22
https://www.thelancet.com/journals/lancet/article/PIIS0140-6736(21)02314-X/fulltext

 

WA, WA State Dept. of Health, Death with Dignity Data Reports 2009-2020

2/18/22
https://doh.wa.gov/you-and-your-family/illness-and-disease-z/death-dignity-act/death-dignity-data

 

Oregon Death with Dignity Act

2021 Data Summary (PDF 377KB)

Link to past reports: https://www.oregon.gov/oha/ph/providerpartnerresources/evaluationresearch/deathwithdignityact/pages/ar-index.aspx

 

2014 IOM (Institute of Medicine) report Dying in America

Improving quality and honoring individual preferences near the end of life.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/09/18/science/end-of-life-care-needs-sweeping-overhaul-panel-says.html

http://www.nytimes.com/2014/10/04/opinion/care-at-the-end-of-life.html?_r=0

 

2015, Analysis of Dying in America

https://academic.oup.com/milmed/article/180/4/365/4160443

 

MAiD Facts and Timeline in America

https://ktvz.com/news/2022/05/26/physician-assisted-suicide-fast-facts-2/

 

MAiD Fact Sheet

https://gaelo.org/wp-content/uploads/2022/05/GAELO-MAiD-Fact-Sheet.pdf

 

Prescription for Peace of Mind

https://vimeo.com/447566863

 

Jack has a Plan

https://jackdocumentary.com

 

Everything Went Fine, a film by Francois Ozon

A French family saga handles death with a light touch: a father insists his daughter arrange an assisted death for him.
https://www.imdb.com/title/tt12847812/

 

Atul Gwande with Krita Tippet, On Being

https://onbeing.org/programs/atul-gawande-what-matters-in-the-end/

 

List of TV and Films

https://gaelo.org/wp-content/uploads/2022/05/GAELO-Other-Resources-TV-and-Film-List.pdf