Major support for The Suicide Plan is provided by the John and Wauna Harman Foundation.

The Suicide Plan

November 13, 2012

An unforgettable portrait takes viewers inside one of the most polarizing social issues of our time

(83:41) FRONTLINE explores the underground world of assisted suicide.

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Vermont to Legalize Assisted Suicide

A bill approved by the state legislature makes Vermont just the third state in the nation to legalize physician-assisted suicide – and the first to do it through a legislative vote.

Right-to-Die Group Claims Initial Victory in Minnesota

The Final Exit Network, which has defeated charges of illegally aiding suicides in Arizona and Georgia, is now fighting its third case.

Live Chat Transcript: Inside the Murky World of Assisted Suicide

Join a chat for “The Suicide Plan” with the film’s producers Miri Navasky and Karen O’Connor, Thursday 11/15 at 2 pm ET. You can leave a question now.

The Evolution of America’s Right-to-Die Movement

How the right-to-die movement has shaped the debate about assisted suicide in the U.S. from 1980 to today.

The “S”-Word: Suicide and the Right-to-Die Movement

So controversial is the question of assisted death that even advocates disagree about what to call it.

Will Massachusetts Legalize Assisted Suicide?

Massachusetts could become the third state to legalize physician-assisted suicide, if voters approve a ballot initiative on Nov. 6. The … Continue reading

Dig Deeper: Assisted Suicide in America

Yesterday, the Georgia Supreme Court ruled that a 1994 state law criminalizing the promotion of assisted suicide is unconstitutional under … Continue reading

Support for this film comes from The John and Wauna Harman Foundation

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