Courteney Cox Film Relevant Again as Another Mom Seeks Right to Die

Courteney Cox probably didn’t know that she was blazing new territory when she shot the film Just Before I Go. The movie follows a man who is determined to commit suicide but has a few loose ends to tie up…

Debbie Purdy, Right-to-Die Activist, Has Died

Debbie Purdy, a British right-to die activist, died of complications from Multiple Sclerosis at the Marie Curie Hospice in Bradford on December 23rd. She was 51 years old. According to a report from the Independent, Purdy’s husband, Cuban jazz violinist…

Brittany Maynard Continues To Advocate After Death

Brittany Maynard left behind a video to continue the momentum of her death-with-dignity movement after she was gone. She died by her own choice on November 1st from a combination of lethal drugs that were legally prescribed for her in…

Brittany Maynard: Right-To-Die Advocate Leaves Behind One Final Message

Three weeks after Brittany Maynard’s voluntary death, the right-to-die advocate has one final message for the world. Maynard chose to die rather than succumb to the horrific pain and suffering that was inevitable with her terminal cancer prognosis. Even though…

Brittany Maynard Fights For Death With Dignity Beyond Her Own Passing

The woman who chose to end her life after being diagnosed with a rare and debilitating form of brain cancer is still fighting for the right to death with dignity after her own passing on November 1. Brittany Maynard chose…

Brittany Maynard’s Mom Says Vatican Lumped Her in With Pedophiles

Brittany Maynard chose to die on her own terms. The terminally ill woman moved to Oregon where she would have the option to end her own life without the interference of a local government. Maynard and her family got to…

Brittany Maynard’s Mother Speaks Out Against Critics of Her Daughter’s Decision to Die

Brittany Maynard‘s mother, Debbie Ziegler, is speaking out against comments made about her daughter’s decision to die. In particular, she addressed a Vatican official who called terminally ill Maynard’s choice “an absurdity” and “reprehensible.” “My 29-year-old daughter’s choice to die…

Brittany Maynard Dies, Leaves Hard Questions Behind

Brittany Maynard died on Saturday, peacefully and surrounded by her husband, parents, and her best friend. The lovely young newlywed captured the attention of the everyone in the nation. Then everyone seemed to zealously take one side or another on…

Brittany Maynard Ended Own Life on Saturday

Brittany Maynard, the terminally ill Oregon woman who became the public face of the right-to-die movement, took her own life at her Portland home on Saturday, with her husband, her mother, and her stepfather by her side. People reports that…

Brittany Maynard Announces Suicide Postponement [UPDATED]

UPDATE: It has now come to light that Brittany Maynard chose to end her own life after this article was published at nearly midnight Eastern Standard Time on Saturday. Our thoughts are with Maynard’s family. Terminal cancer patient Brittany Maynard…