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  • Author Terry Pratchett defends right-to-die film

    Writer Terry Pratchett said Tuesday that watching a man being helped to die had reaffirmed his support for assisted suicide, while anti-euthanasia groups criticized the televised death as propaganda that could encourage copycat suicides.


  • ** FILE ** Briton Terry Pratchett said watching a 71-year-old man's assisted suicide, filmed for a BBC documentary, has reaffirmed his support for the right to die. Mr. Pratchett was diagnosed with early-onset Alzheimer's disease in 2007. (Associated Press)

    BBC's assisted-suicide documentary divides Britons

    Writer Terry Pratchett said Tuesday that watching a man being helped to die has reaffirmed his support for assisted suicide, while anti-euthanasia groups criticized the televised death as propaganda that could encourage copycat suicides.


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