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Reader's View: Allow Minnesotans to choose dignified death

There are too many people in Minnesota who have suffered unnecessarily because they didn’t have the option of dignified medical aid in dying.

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I want to be able to choose medical aid in dying. The Minnesota Legislature has the opportunity to provide this voluntary choice for all citizens facing unnecessary pain and suffering in the final chapters of our lives with medical aid in dying. There are too many people in Minnesota who have suffered unnecessarily because they didn’t have the option of dignified medical aid in dying. I want a choice in when and how I die.

Ask the Legislature to make medical aid in dying a choice for us all.

Larry Spears

Duluth

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