Tourists Trek to Mexico for 'Death in a Bottle'

If Don Flounders waits for the asbestos-related mesothelioma that is ravaging his lungs to kill him, it will be a slow, painful death. But one day -- maybe just weeks away and at the moment of his choosing -- the 78-year-old plans to drink a bitter mixture of alcohol and pentobarbital, a barbiturate that is used to euthanize pets. Flounders told that he flew halfway around the world from his native Australia to obtain the illegal drug in Mexico, which, like Switzerland, is fast...Full Story
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