Posted on January 21, 2021 at 12:41 PM
In a hearing this week, Washington State Representative Skyler Rude (a Republican) explained that his bill to amend the Washington Death with Dignity Act was motivated by a constituent who qualified for, but could not access, MAID. So, he instead controlled the timing of his death with VSED. (video clip)
If VSED is an important alternative to those in MAID states, it is an even more important alternative for those in non-MAID states.