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Episode 14: Who Was Nancy Cruzan? An Interview with Her nieces Miranda Lewis and Angela Broaddus

In this October 2023 episode, host Tim Jordan interviews the nieces of Nancy Cruzan: Angela Broaddus and Miranda Lewis. Their Aunt Nancy was at the center of the first “right to die” case ever heard by the United States Supreme Court. Together, Tim and his guests explore this topic:    

Who was Nancy Cruzan?    

Resources for this podcast

  • Two Courses on How to Do Advance Care Planning: Course # 1: For the U.S. public. Course # 2: For future or current nurses and health care providers.
  • Center for Practical Bioethics: The Case of Nancy Cruzan

  • The Washington Post: The Long Death and Nancy Cruzan. December 29, 1990

  • The American Medical Association Journal of Ethics:  Departed, Jan. 11, 1983; At Peace, Dec. 26, 1990. Written July, 2001 by Sara Taub, MA.

Caring for the Dying: A Workshop Review.

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