Assisted Suicide Issues

Committee members heard testimony from medical and legal professionals and caregivers concerning the advisability and constitutionality of… read more

Committee members heard testimony from medical and legal professionals and caregivers concerning the advisability and constitutionality of assisted suicide and how it would change the physician’s role in the medical system. The hearing was prompted by decisions in the 2nd and 9th U.S. Circuit Courts of Appeals which implied that assisted suicide was a fundamental right. close

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Program ID:
71495-1
Category:
House Committee
Format:
House Committee
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Apr 29, 1996 | 1:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
Last Aired:
Aug 17, 1996 | 10:54am EDT | C-SPAN 2

Airing Details

  • Apr 29, 1996 | 1:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 29, 1996 | 2:22pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 29, 1996 | 8:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 30, 1996 | 2:21am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 05, 1996 | 3:59am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 12, 1996 | 2:40pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 17, 1996 | 10:54am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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