(AMSTERDAM) — Dutch police say Els Borst, a former Dutch health minister who played a prominent role in the country’s 2002 legalization of euthanasia, has been found dead in her garage.
She was 81 and appeared at a function of her D66 political party as recently as Saturday. When coroners could not immediately confirm a natural …
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