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Illinois Compassionate Quarterly – Fall 2021  

As we close out 2021, we’re celebrate our first year of publishing this newsletter, bringing you up-to-date news on the growth of…

Informe Federal Afirma Que la Regulación de Doulas para la Muerte Como Directoras de Funerarias Violan Derechos de Libertad de Expresión de la Primera Enmienda  

(Sacramento, CA – 22 de noviembre del 2021) Compassion & Choices presentó hoy un escrito de amicus ante un tribunal…

Federal Brief Claims Regulating Death Doulas as Funeral Directors Violates First Amendment Free Speech Right  

(Sacramento) Compassion & Choices filed an amicus brief in federal court late Friday in support of a lawsuit to protect…

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Amanda Baudanza  

Amanda Baudanza’s husband, TJ Baudanza, suffered a prolonged and painful death from colon cancer at the age of 32.

“The absence of the option of medical aid in dying in Massachusetts robbed my husband of peace of mind.”

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Roger Kligler, M.D.  

Roger Kligler is a retired physician in Falmouth, MA, living with prostate cancer.

“I want this option to be clearly authorized in Massachusetts in my lifetime—for me, for you, for everyone.”

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