Opposed by:

- Doctors

- Nurses

- Disability and Patient

Rights Organizations.

No Provision

that

Family be Notified

Nothing to Protect Patients

When there are Pressures,

Whether Financial or Emotional

Nevadans Against Doctor-Prescribed Suicide

 

Nevadans Against Doctor-Prescribed Suicide is an alliance of disability rights, healthcare, civil rights, faith-based and patient advocacy organizations dedicated to preventing legalization of assisted suicide in Nevada.

Important Updates

  • For Immediate Release May 9, 2017 Contact: Don Nelson 775-530-0029, donnelson@sbcglobal.net   Hearing on SB261, Doctor Prescribed Suicide, May 10th, 3.30 PM After abruptly cancelling a hearing on SB261 on April 12th in response to mass opposition to the bill, a hearing has been scheduled......

  • Brittany Maynard’s choice is not death with dignity Debra Saunders10:36 a.m. EDT October 15, 2014 (Photo: AP ) I’d like to think that if I got the bad news that Brittany Maynard received — terminal cancer with a prognosis of less than six months left......

  • In a Sept. 21 column, David Orentlicher proclaims that Indiana can feel comfortable with “aid in dying.” Not if you’re a Hoosier with a disability. Although Dr. Orentlicher claims assisted suicide is not designed “to hasten the deaths of the disadvantaged,” and references the “absence......

  • As a patient suffering from Spinal Muscular Atrophy Type II, Wisconsin teenager Jerika Bolen spent most of her time in a wheelchair using a ventilator to breathe. She decided to end treatment and died in late September, spurring a new round of the right-to-die debate.......