Jack Kevorkian Quotes

When your conscience says law is immoral, don't follow it.

Jack Kevorkian
Jack Kevorkian
  • Born: May 26, 1928
  • Died: June 3, 2011
  • Nationality: American
  • Profession: Pathologist

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".