Assisted suicide

Marianne Turnbull poses Tuesday, September 10, 2019, in her St. Paul, Minn. home. She used to be a clinical social worker for the St. Paul Public Schools but had to retire in 2015 after she was diagnosed. She has stage IV ovarian cancer and will be among the people testifying Wednesday, September 11, before the Minnesota House Health and Human Services Policy Committee in a public hearing in support of the End-of-Life Option Act. (AP Photo/Jim Mone)
AP
September 10, 2019 - 12:56 pm
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A woman with terminal cancer will tell her story Wednesday before a Minnesota House committee considering a bill that would allow adults with less than six months to live to obtain medication to end their lives on their own terms. The bill is patterned after an Oregon law that...
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Courtesy of WCCO Television via Hennepin County Jail
Edgar Linares
August 20, 2018 - 5:35 pm
Thomas James Houck, 61, of Eden Prairie was taken into custody last Thursday for allegedly aiding in his wife’s suicide. On Monday, Hennepin County Attorney Mike Freeman charged Houck with a felony count of aiding in a suicide. According to investigators, Houck called 911 at 2:20 AM on Thursday to...
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