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Focus (Medicine: Dying Patients) #610735

NBC Evening News for Sunday, Dec 08, 1996
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(Studio: John Seigenthaler) Report introduced.

(Miami: Kerry Sanders) The murder case in Sebring, Florida, against Dr. Ernesto Pinzon for the death of his patient Ray Gurrieri, featured; details given of the grand jury indictment of Pinzon for the death. [Widow Vita GURRIERI - describes her husband's pain.] [PINZON, his attorney Jack EDMUND - defend an act of compassion.] [Son Paul GURRIERI, Vita GURRIERI - say it is not doctor-assisted suicide.] The town's support for Pinzon noted. [WOMAN, internist Dr. Dennis BASSETTI, University of Pennsylvania biomedical ethicist Dr. Arthur CAPLAN - react to the Pinzon case.]

Sanders, Kerry;
Seigenthaler, John

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