Vail Symposium winter season begins Monday, Jan. 4, with right-to-die panel discussion

Vail Symposium winter season begins Monday, Jan. 4, with right-to-die panel discussion
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By Krista Driscoll

VAIL — Legislation to allow physician-assisted death for patients diagnosed as terminally ill has been highly controversial nationwide. Colorado failed to join Oregon, Washington, Montana, New Mexico and Vermont in passing a right-to-die law when House Bill 1135 was voted down, 8-5, by the House Health and Human Services Committee in February 2015.Now, as the subject is expected to be reintroduced in future legislative sessions, the Vail Symposium will host a conversation on the matter in Colorado specifically with three panelists. The event begins at 5:30 p.m. Monday, Jan. 4, with a reception at Donovan Pavilion in Vail, followed by …

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