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June 9, 1990 | From Associated Press
A Nevada judge cleared the way Friday for a 31-year-old quadriplegic to end his life after hearing his ailing father testify that his son has no hope of recovery and wants to die before him. District Judge Donald Mosley granted a petition for declaratory relief sought by an attorney for Kenneth A. Bergstedt, who has been paralyzed and hooked to a respirator since a 1969 swimming accident. "He wants to go before I do," Bergstedt's father, Robert, testified. "There's no future for him.
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June 9, 1990 | From Associated Press
A Nevada judge cleared the way Friday for a 31-year-old quadriplegic to end his life after hearing his ailing father testify that his son has no hope of recovery and wants to die before him. District Judge Donald Mosley granted a petition for declaratory relief sought by an attorney for Kenneth A. Bergstedt, who has been paralyzed and hooked to a respirator since a 1969 swimming accident. "He wants to go before I do," Bergstedt's father, Robert, testified. "There's no future for him.
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