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Opinion

liz walker

Question 2 is deeply flawed

Massachusetts voters will literally face a life-or-death decision when they enter the voting booth Nov. 6: whether to legalize physician-assisted suicide for people with terminal illnesses and a prognosis of six months or fewer to live.

During my long career in television journalism, I frequently covered health issues and now, as an ordained minister in Roxbury, I regularly counsel those who are ill and those who are facing end-of-life decisions.

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