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Doctors open up about how they’ll counsel patients once aid in dying becomes CA law next month
Southern California Public Radio

Starting on June 9th, doctors in California will be allowed to prescribe lethal medication to terminally ill patients with six months or less to live.

The End of Life Option Act will make California the fifth U.S. state to allow doctors to prescribe these kinds of drugs, though it is not a requirement. Doctors are allowed to opt out of the law if they wish, and though some doctors will, those who opt out do not have to refer patients to a doctor who will write the prescription.