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Brittany Image On the night of November 1, 2014, Brittany Maynard took a handful of pills—barbiturates and muscle relaxants prescribed by a doctor—and took her own life. She was 29. Maynard’s death, however, was more than just that. In the months leading to it, the world was made aware of a long-standing debate about a person’s right to life and their freedom of...