NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Oct 01, 1996
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(Washington: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.
(Washington: Pete Williams) Announcement by the Supreme Court that it will hear a case on physician-assisted suicide reported. [Dr. Timothy QUILL, attorney for doctors Carla KERR, New York attorney General Dennis VACCO, American Medical Association Dr. Linda EMANUEL - comment.]
(Washington: Tom Brokaw) Lou Gehrig's disease sufferer Noel Early's statement of his position as to why he wants to die featured. [EARLY - says he is more afraid of suffering than dying; comments on the cruelty of the current laws.]
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