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Video guide to suicide is shown on television

BMJ 2000; 320 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.320.7232.398 (Published 12 February 2000) Cite this as: BMJ 2000;320:398
  1. Deborah Josefson,
  2. San Francisco

    A video on how to commit suicide is being shown on public access cable television in Oregon, United States, sparking widespread controversy. The 34 minute video describes the most effective means of committing suicide and lists the most useful suicide drugs with required dosages and in order of potency.

    Tips on how to obtain the required drugs illegally are included, and recipes for a …

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