Councilmember David Grosso was a deciding vote in moving D.C.'s Death With Dignity legislation forward.

Councilmember David Grosso was a deciding vote in moving D.C.'s Death With Dignity legislation forward.

A “death with dignity” measure is advancing through the D.C. Council — legislation that would allow physicians to aid terminally ill patients in dying. We speak with advocates on both sides of this emotional issue about what the law would mean for patients, and what safeguards would be in place.

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  • David Grosso Member, D.C. Council (I-At Large)
  • Charmaine Manansala Political Director, Compassion & Choices
  • G. Kevin Donovan M.D.; Director, Pellegrino Center for Clinical Bioethics, Georgetown University

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