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SB 128: Aid in dying bill faces resistance from Southern California Democrats
The Mercury News

On the eve of Tuesday’s critical vote in an Assembly hearing, an aid-in-dying bill is facing resistance from the most unexpected corner: Southern California Democrats, mostly young and Latino.

The right for terminally ill people to end their lives is typically considered a liberal progressive issue, like the right to abortion, the right of gays to marry and the right to unionize.