Archive for Tag: Physician-assisted suicide

Auth and attorney responsible for halting physician-assisted suicide law defend state Superior Court decision

TRENTON, N.J. – Assemblyman Robert Auth and E. David Smith, Esq., the attorney representing Dr. Yosef Glassman in the lawsuit to stop the physician-assisted suicide law, argued it violates the constitution and state law during a press conference yesterday. They defended Superior Court Judge Paul Innes’ decision to grant...

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Auth seeks tougher penalties for harming patients under new right-to-die legislation

TRENTON, N.J. – Gov. Phil Murphy intends to sign legislation permitting physician-assisted suicide for the terminally ill in New Jersey. In a push to protect our most vulnerable residents, Assemblyman Robert Auth plans to introduce a bill that will increase penalties for those who intentionally try to harm patients....

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