Daily Journal: Backers of ‘Aid in Dying’ Law Seek to Intervene Against Challenge

May 20, 2022

O’Melveny partner John Kappos moved to defend California’s “aid in dying” law in court on behalf of the Compassion & Choices Action Network, two doctors, and Andrew Flack. Kappos said that Flack, a 33-year-old with terminal cancer, wishes to preserve his right to fill an “unfilled prescription” for a lethal drug dose. The state is “more concerned about preserving their right to regulate the statewide practice of medicine,” Kappos said. 

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