This undated photo shows Brittany Maynard , who moved from California to Oregon to take advantage of that state's Death with Dignity Act, which allows physician-assisted suicide. Maynard, 29, was terminally ill from brain cancer when she ended her life Nov. 2.
This undated photo shows Brittany Maynard , who moved from California to Oregon to take advantage of that state's Death with Dignity Act, which allows physician-assisted suicide. Maynard, 29, was terminally ill from brain cancer when she ended her life Nov. 2. AP
This undated photo shows Brittany Maynard , who moved from California to Oregon to take advantage of that state's Death with Dignity Act, which allows physician-assisted suicide. Maynard, 29, was terminally ill from brain cancer when she ended her life Nov. 2. AP

Physician-assisted suicide debate rooted in humanity, not politics

November 10, 2014 12:00 AM