End of Life Choices New York

NY court rules with disability activists in assisted suicide case

Friday, May 20, 2016Echoing the arguments of an amicus brief filed by 11 disability rights groups, a New York state court has rejected a challenge to the state’s ban on physician-assisted suicide, finding that any future changes in the law must…

Disability rights groups weigh in on New York assisted suicide case

Friday, January 15, 2016Eleven disability rights groups, led by Not Dead Yet, filed an amicus brief in support of a recent court decision, currently on appeal, dismissing a challenge to New York State’s physician-assisted suicide law. “Our basic position is that…