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A George Soros-backed effort in California has stalled, the latest sign of weak backing for the deadly practice. Published by - The Wall Street Journal By AARON KHERIATY May 22, 2015 In the past 20 years, more than 100 campaigns to legalize assisted suicide have been introduced in various states....

Massachusetts Medical Society-This prominent association of Massachusetts Doctors has repeatedly and articulately opposed all forms of Doctor-Prescribed Suicide. American Medical Association-The best known medical professional’s association in America has released statements indicating that Doctor-Prescribed Suicide is “fundamentally incompatible with physician’s role.” American College of Medical Quality-Statements made...

As of today, only Oregon, Vermont and Washington have legalized doctor-assisted suicide. If state Rep. Louis Kafka of Stoughton has his way, Massachusetts will become the fourth. A bill Kafka has filed in the state Legislature would give a terminally ill patient the right to ask...

By John Kelly Even as the Oregon-based Death with Dignity National Center and other assisted suicide proponents continue to insist that "there have been no efforts to expand either (Oregon or Washington's) law beyond their strict guidelines," here comes House Bill 3337, which would stretch the...

DENVER — Feb 7, 2015 By IVAN MORENO Associated Press Colorado lawmakers rejected a proposal to give dying patients the option to seek doctors' help ending their lives, concluding a long day of emotional testimony from more than 100 people. For one lawmaker who voted no, the issue...

Jan. 22, 2015 6:52 p.m. ET Legalizing physician-assisted suicide is receiving fresh support, but doctors should think twice before signing on. BY: PAUL MCHUGH ‘I guess Jack’s won,” a pal of mine said, alluding to Jack Kevorkian , whose views on physician-assisted suicide are lately back in vogue. With backing...