Year: 1984 Source: Hemlock Quarterly, no.14, (January 1984), p.4-5 SIEC No: 19840556

Discusses the legal aspects of aiding suicide in the USA (especially California). Although simply talking about suicide is legal, advising, counselling, or urging another to suicide is illegal. Someone aiding in suicide might be sued for damages & excluded from inheritance. Includes a brief note thanking the author & describing one group’s activities. (RM)