The "senior exit guide" who helped a Phoenix woman commit suicide testified yesterday that it took the woman about eight minutes to become unconscious after pulling a plastic hood over her own head and inhaling helium.Intense testimony at right-to-die trialWye Hale-Rowe, a retired family therapi ... More >>
Readers may remember our story on the so-called "assisted case" of Jana Van Voorhis, a 58-year-old Phoenix woman who died mysteriously in her bed in the spring of 2007.
It was a particularly sad and bizarre yarn (even by our standards), and had a slew of dicey legal and ethical is ... More >>
This just in: Maricopa County Attorney Andrew Thomas is about to announce the issuance of search warrants in the 2006 assisted suicide of a mentally ill Phoenix woman.
The case, which involved volunteers coming to town to help 58-year-old Jana Van Voorhis kill herself, was firs ... More >>