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FRONTLINE; Let My Daughter Die

02/09/1988


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Series
FRONTLINE
Program
Let My Daughter Die
Program Number

606

Series Description

Premiered January 1983 Since January 1983, FRONTLINE has served as American public television's - PBS - flagship public affairs series. Hailed upon its television broadcast debut as "the last best hope for broadcast documentaries," FRONTLINE's stature over 23 years is reaffirmed each week through incisive documentaries covering the scope and complexity of the human experience. Series release date: 1/1983

Program Description

Joe and Joyce Cruzan want doctors to remove their severely brain damaged daughter from the life- support system that keeps her alive. Nearly two years before it became the U.S. Supreme Court's first right-to-die case, FRONTLINE explored the complex legal and moral issues of this Missouri couple's battle to allow their daughter to die.

Duration

00:61:00

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
Documentary
Topics
News
Public Affairs
Citation
Chicago: “FRONTLINE; Let My Daughter Die,” 02/09/1988, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 6, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_C78900F69F2F47D5B0FFE74CF3C6078E.
MLA: “FRONTLINE; Let My Daughter Die.” 02/09/1988. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 6, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_C78900F69F2F47D5B0FFE74CF3C6078E>.
APA: FRONTLINE; Let My Daughter Die. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_C78900F69F2F47D5B0FFE74CF3C6078E
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