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Supreme Court has validated the Nazi -- -- Mexican.
You you obviously don't approve of the current -- order don't you.
Starving people -- -- no I don't think so it's inhumane.
If the person's -- -- -- didn't inject them -- critics.
You don't let him win either way it's inconceivable.
From presidents at the -- of Jack Kevorkian's free after finishing up an eight year sentence for assisting in suicides.
Not a -- medical doctor death is getting the full superstar treatment Alpa chino.
Playing a doctor and a movie you know jacket premieres Saturday on -- -- -- consumers and now doctor -- added.
Thank you good to be her -- do you think of the -- you were portrayed in the movie.
Much better and I thought it would be -- it's superb.
Everything above the directing the acting.
Everything was so much better -- thought it was going to be.
Do you think that people are gonna look at this and may be.
What they thought of you including -- doctor death.
Not the opponents know.
So this won't change any minds.
Not the opponents I mean their minds made up by the Pope.
And religion's biggest city at that people making the biggest that is very you -- It's it's been so politicized.
And you know politics is controlled by religion just like menace in his.
That those who if you if you're a die hard religious person.
Nothing's gonna change your mind.
You're an -- correct.
I'm an agnostic.
What -- that I just say I don't know at least -- honest.
But you knew enough when last time you were here to tell me when you die you stink in -- on the ground over.
Well you're not always in the ground now let's sometimes in the morgue -- In -- hospital -- -- -- you know or your lying in the street but.
That's all we know have is that death is what we observe in the body we don't we or anything else about -- we can investigate debt.
Because if you investigate death or try to you -- statement -- like they were trying to do with me by calling me doctor death.
What I never bothered me because my friends back and trading when I was trading and pathology.
Called me that I thought I was kinda -- Now you're 81 now you -- to be in very good health.
Iran to pull -- politics.
Now if you've got to bed that day comes.
And you leave this world.
What if you see it got.
What's that again what if you seek it.
Is -- -- god.
I'm asking what if you do and everything else you've based your father our guys -- all their created by men or women -- created their.
That's look at western mythology is what we have.
I prefer Greek mythology frankly -- militias should net.
But these stories I don't know if they're true nobody does bring even the experts don't.
No we'd have no records of -- there's no evidence of that in history everything is speculative and.
And -- around but I got a lot of it's it's all based on -- But wouldn't it -- kicked out there if they have to leave this world you do in fact see a higher today higher god all all look at the man on the floor now say.
So why did you make me smarter that that fact.
This movie and and and the fact that.
Al Pacino agreed to play you know he talked -- much at all 00.
Tell me what I rolled no we didn't discuss -- -- -- I said is it was great you did wonderfully intact.
I have a quote that -- -- it catches attention sometime.
That they've made help with you to look more like me and I looked like being different but it -- -- by the way it is very.
You know that I I -- so there were -- number of people in the making of the film doctor.
Who had a preconceived view if you.
That you were not -- that you're crazy and then they came away after this having quite the opposite.
Is any hard and view.
Eager to see young Americans in particular who don't know you that well.
Come to that opinion.
Well then that's satisfying and gratifying to have that happen yes yes.
Like talking to young people -- their minds -- sponges.
And they're just fed dirty water that's all we used the -- -- a sponge clean water it's much better.
-- again if you would ever encounter.
Detective illnesses of the serious disabilities.
That that prompted you to help a number of folks -- their lives.
Would you want to same.
For yourself would you want someone.
To help you and your life.
Yeah -- because I'm I am an empathetic person just did.
That's part of my compassion you put yourself right in the other person's body.
And you could tell when someone suffering you see -- so for -- -- is very very compassionate very sort of sympathetic.
Because it's not that's not -- Gator that's really true.
Why don't they -- that we were suffering humans.
So now -- we are moving toward.
Granting health care to millions more Americans.
There is always this view -- that.
We're gonna have to make some tough choices the country that when you get older we're gonna have to discuss not only.
What that individual's wishes are but whether.
That we shouldn't help and to the extent we normally would when they're getting on New Year's miss some of call those -- Apple's does is said.
It's just sort of the nature.
Of the medical system that we're gonna have to make choices that -- ports and scare.
How do you feel about that some people get old don't get care precisely because there -- A lot of people get old -- good care but.
Choices of what life's all about where you have so called freedom were free to make choices unfortunately.
Most of the important choices were supposed to make -- block by law.
If you make that choice for your own benefit.
You go to prison simple fear stop you from doing it.
Choices are important in life you're gonna have choices.
That your body your life.
You have every right -- -- and say and do anything you want as long as you do not harm.
Or threaten anybody.
Or any property.
That's freedom were far from that.
Did any of that.
The folks you -- helping end their lives.
Ever have second thoughts ever tell you through the process wait a minute wait a minute.
Don't know they did have second thoughts but the second thoughts always and I'm not exaggerating -- Why are we're going this get started.
I mean that they didn't fear -- none of them feared that none of them feared dead.
By the way most of my patients were Catholic by the war that we ought to know that.
They would say god will understand he doesn't want me to suffer.
Well that in what what the -- would say.
But in other words they looked forward to an afterlife.
Now and maybe they did that's good that's -- religions value is trying to make you get through this miserable life we call.
-- whose life in hell on earth.
And make sure that makes it sorts tolerable for you that's fine that -- you.
This little Ford doctrine of organ when I had -- -- before.
You sound like a miserable -- that the living was miserable that the existence is -- -- -- -- and I yesterday and I want to ask you again.
-- you just.
A miserable guy.
Hi I'm not miserable I mean but I'm honest this is important.
I don't yeah I.
How are gonna start -- I don't find life.
To be miserable I just don't it does -- and help him.
Look at your wells said Europe was you have a good position you make good -- and you're healthy.
Now you're two out of 32 and ponder what might my points out there is that.
And I now -- experiences you engaged at one time didn't quite happen variety reasons.
And and you I remember you kidded about your parents got -- what you think -- -- but they had to put up with a lot.
But it seemed like.
You you would just -- Steve -- Though not laden is not really nasty but I wasn't extremely likable why don't think because my personality.
I think I -- I'm argumentative.
You know and I guess I showed no lawyer.
I don't if you're a -- -- -- that's good points after your lawyer with this pathologist ability.
To to take people out that might have actually been a very good combination for you -- wouldn't -- Italy and you're able quicker you pointed it it's so whenever I ask you again doctor Kevorkian's.
Help -- end at all.
-- What would you say.
Well you know they'd ever say kill me.
No one patient who said that.
Lets you know they haven't -- -- -- -- who were against it and that's fear mongering.
They don't say kill me they shape please doctor.
Help me end this suffering so -- another one did that today doctor or near future what would you tell.
Well I don't know about today because I'd wait for it to be legalized but in ten years if I'm still alive in 91 years old.
I would help them because.
I wouldn't last long in prison anyway.
But I leadership -- my life by doing what's right.
Doctor Jack Kevorkian's thank you very much.
You're welcome to the movies this -- and HBO Alpa -- I -- the doctor.
All right we know.
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