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Medical Aid in Dying

May 7 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Sponsored by

Rivertowns League of Women Voters

 

WHAT:       Medical Aid in Dying Legislation

                  presently pending in the NYS Legislature 

                  (A4321-A, Amy Paulin and S6471, Diane Savino) 

 

WHO:         Corinne Carey, In Support

                  Joan Cavanagh, Opposed

 

WHEN:      Saturday, 7 May, 10:00 am till noon

 

WHERE:    Irvington Public Library’s Martucci Gallery

                           12 South Astor St

                           Irvington NY 10533

 

WHY:         To inform the public about an important issue

 

DETAILS: 

  • Masks & Proof of Vax required
  • (Because it’s Saturday,) parking is free in both lots flanking the library and in the commuter slots across the street
  • Coffee, pastries and fresh fruit available 
  • Free to all (but donations appreciated)

 

SPEAKERS:

✥Corinne Carey is a civil rights lawyer and an advocate who takes on bold public health initiatives backed by sound evidence and human rights principles.  She graduated first in her class at the University at Buffalo School of Law and currently serves as senior campaign director for New York and New Jersey with Compassion & Choices. 

 

⏣Joan Cavanagh is a peace and justice activist; member of Progressives Against Medical Assisted Suicide and Second Thoughts Connecticut.  Education: PhD, US History, Yale University; MS, Archival Management, Simmons College.

Details

Date:
May 7
Time:
10:00 am - 12:00 pm