Kevorkian: Assisted Suicide ‘Discussed to Death’

By JEFF KAROUB Associated Press Writer DETROIT — Jack Kevorkian says assisted suicide has been “discussed to death.” The assisted suicide advocate known as “Dr. Death” said Thursday the HBO biographical movie ‘You Don’t Know Jack‘ is unlikely to inspire much action but he’s delighted and honored by the “superbly done” film about his crusade. […]

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Al Pacino Takes on Kevorkian’s Story in HBO Film

By LYNN ELBER AP Television Writer LOS ANGELES —¬†Barry Levinson was preparing to direct HBO’s new film about Jack Kevorkian when a family crisis brought home the entrenched power of the assisted-suicide advocate’s name. Levinson’s father-in-law, hospitalized after a massive stroke, was unable to speak and in obvious distress. A nurse was asked to give […]

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