LONG BEACH, Calif. (AP) — A woman who advertised "vampire face-lifts" and other cosmetic procedures she wasn't licensed to perform was arrested after a suspicious death at a Southern California beauty salon, police said Thursday.
The measure is an amended version of a 2002 law that gave adults the right to die and extends the right to those younger than 18. The legislation also requires that a request for euthanasia include the written consent of parents.
The state Supreme Court has blocked a King County judge’s
ruling that could have potentially opened the door to guilty pleas — while possibly preventing death sentences — in the slayings of a family of six in Carnation on Christmas Eve 2007.
The federal government has backed off a demand that Washington state change how it administers mental-health care, a reversal that removes the possibility of one of the largest privatizations of services in state history.