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CA Assemblywoman Shannon Grove speaks out against Assisted Suicide bill

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Wednesday, January 21, 2015

SACRAMENTO – Assemblywoman Shannon Grove released the following statement to express her opposition to a newly released piece of legislation (SB 128), which would allow doctors to prescribe a lethal dose of medication to terminally ill patients who want to commit suicide. The bill is authored by Senator Bill Monning (D-San Luis Obispo) and Senator Lois Wolk (D-Napa).

Read more: CA Assemblywoman Shannon Grove speaks out against Assisted Suicide bill

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