John Ashcroft and the Tricky Politics of Death
Publication Date: December 2001
Author(s): Daniel S. Brenner
Series: CLAL Politics and Policy Archive
Special Collection: Berman Jewish Policy Archive
Keywords: Ethics; Health; Public Policies
Coverage: United States
The author explores the notion of assisted suicide along with the moral, ethical and legal implications. He encourages the American Medical Association to amplify its position on assisted suicide and to ensure that doctors throughout the country are effectively trained in pain management.