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Opinion
May 28, 2015

Shumlin signs death with dignity bill

By Erin Mansfield, VTDigger.org

Gov. Peter Shumlin signed into law Wednesday, May 20, a bill that makes permanent a series of protections in the state’s death with dignity law, otherwise known as physician-assisted suicide.

The law passed the Legislature in 2013 and became Act…