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Right to die: Colombian man ends life with government backup

By JACOBO GARCIA
Associated Press

BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) -- Dr. Gustavo Quintana walks out of a modest, two-floor apartment building in southern Bogota. Inside his black doctor's bag are vials...full story
updated 2015-07-04 12:42 PM
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Right to die: Colombian man ends life with government backup
By JACOBO GARCIA
Associated Press

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