Morning Mug: Virginia Death with Dignity Act Policy Discussion with Delegate Patrick Hope

Morning Mug: Virginia Death with Dignity Act Policy Discussion with Delegate Patrick Hope

Morning Mug: Virginia Death with Dignity Act Policy Discussion with Delegate Patrick Hope

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June 12, 2021 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
2021-06-12T10:00:00-04:00
2021-06-12T11:00:00-04:00

The Arlington Democrats are continuing their Morning Mug series with a policy discussion on the Virginia Death with Dignity Act. The conversation will feature Delegate Patrick Hope, who co-sponsored the legislation in 2019, and a community activist who brought this issue to the attention of the Arlington Democrats. The Virginia Death with Dignity Act would provide medical assistance in dying for mentally capable adults with a terminal illness. Currently, there is not a legal option for terminally ill Virginians to gain medical assistance to end their suffering despite recent polls showing a strong majority of Virginians supporting the measure.

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