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Craig Ewert in Frontline: The Suicide Tourist

Frontline: The Suicide Tourist

2010 NR

In this sobering but thought-provoking portrait of personal freedom, "Frontline" follows a native of Chicago across the Atlantic to Switzerland, where he plans to take his own life with help from a nonprofit organization that legally assists suicides. Dignitas was founded to help people die with dignity. But is it a human being's right to end his life on his own timetable -- and is it ethically sound to serve as his accomplice?