Those That Oppose The Legalization Of Assisted Suicide

Washington State Disability Organizations And Individuals:


  • Not Dead Yet, Washington State Chapter (Duane French, spokesperson)
  • PAS-Port for Change

Disability Community Leaders:

  • Don Brandon, Director, Region X Disability and Business Technical Assistance Center*, Mountlake Terrace
  • Joelle Brouner, Executive Director, Washington State Rehabilitation Council*, Olympia
  • Lonnie Davis, Disability Rights Attorney, Seattle
  • Brian J. Dudgeon, PhD. OTR, Associate Professor, University of Washington*, Edmonds
  • Duane French, Not Dead Yet, Olympia
  • Rob Honan, Director, State Independent Living Council*, Olympia
  • Dennis Lang, Activist, Seattle
  • Jack Michaels, past Executive Director, Northwest Paralyzed Veterans of America (PVA), Burien
  • Marshall Mitchell, Faculty Member, Washington State University*, Pullman
  • Shawn M. Murinko, Disability Program Manager/ADA Compliance Officer, Washington State Department of Transportation*, Tumwater
  • Toby Olson, Executive Secretary, Governor’s Committee on Disability Issues and Employment*, University Place
  • Emily Rogers, Olympia

* Organizations are listed for identification purposes only.

National Disability Organizations:

  • American Disabled for Attendant Programs Today (ADAPT)
  • American Association of People with Disabilities (AAPD)
  • Association of Programs for Rural Independent Living (APRIL)
  • Disability Rights Education and Defense Fund (DREDF)
  • Justice for All (JFA)
  • National Council on Disability (NCD)
  • National Council on Independent Living (NCIL)
  • National Spinal Cord Injury Association
  • Not Dead Yet (NDY)
  • TASH
  • World Association of Persons with Disabilities (WAPD)
  • World Institute on Disability (WID)