Jack Kevorkian, Physician & Advocate of Medically Assisted Suicide, Description of his medically assisting dying people who with their families had asked him to help the person dies at the time and method of his or her preferences—especially Quoted in Neal Nicol, Harry Wylie, Between the dying and the dead: Dr. Jack Kevorkian's life and the battle to Legalize Euthanasia,, 2006
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Jack Kevorkian was an American pathologist and euthanasia proponent. He is best known for publicly championing a terminal patient's right to die via physician-assisted suicide; he claimed to have assisted at least 130 patients to that end. He was often portrayed in the media with the name of "Dr. Death". There was support for his cause, and he helped set the platform for reform. He said, "Dying is not a crime".