Assisted Suicide

New Jersey to Soon Join 'Right to Die' States

"Allowing terminally ill and dying residents the dignity to make end-of-life decisions according to their own consciences is the right thing to do," New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy said.

How Texting Suicide Case Will Change Laws

Can words kill? And who else might find the criminal justice system bearing down on them now because of words less morally bankrupt than Michelle Carter's?

Colorado Passes Aid in Dying Measure

The state joins Washington, Oregon, California, Vermont and Montana in permitting people to assist in the death of another, under certain circumstances.