Insights on PBS Hawaiʻ‘i

Insights: Should We Have the Right to Decide How We Die?

Special | 56m 47s | Video has closed captioning.

Should people with terminal illnesses be allowed to choose when and how they want to die? Hawaii's Attorney General recently issued a reminder that physicians who prescribe lethal amounts of drugs to end a patient's suffering can be charged with manslaughter. Is it time for Hawaii's law to be changed, or would allowing physician-assisted suicide open the door for new problems?

Aired: 11/21/13

Rating: NR

Problems Playing Video? | Closed Captioning

Insights on PBS Hawaiʻ‘i is a local public television program presented by PBS Hawai'i.