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Oregon’s death with dignity act allows a mentally competent adult with a terminal illness to request a lethal dose of a pharmaceutical from their physician. Death with dignity act history the oregon death with dignity act (dwda) was a citizen's initiative first passed by oregon voters in november 1994 with 51% in favor. The oregon death with dignity act: results of a literature review and naturalistic inquiry charles e drum, mpa, jd, phd, a, glen white, phdb, genia taitano.Download
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