Peg Sandeen

Death with Dignity National Center


Executive Director of the Death With Dignity National Center

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Brittany Maynard ended her life on Saturday after what she called a “brief but solid 29 years.”

Brittany Maynard and the “Death with Dignity” Movement

Brittany Maynard ended her life on Saturday after what she called a “brief but solid 29 years.”

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