Executive Director - Euthanasia Prevention Coalition.
|Governor Brian Sandoval|
Alison Noon, reporting for the Associated Press wrote:
The Senate Health and Human Services Committee took no immediate action on the (assisted suicide) measure, which faces an uphill battle. Gov. Brian Sandoval does not support the policy, spokeswoman Mari St. Martin said on Wednesday.
Several weeks ago, Maine Governor LePage said he would veto the Maine assisted suicide bill. Assisted suicide bills have been introduced in more than 20 US states this year.
Legalizing assisted suicide gives doctors the power to kill their patients.