Ludwig Minelli: Legalize Assisted Suicide

Ludwig Minelli: Legalize Assisted Suicide After more than 70 years and roughly 1,500 suicides, the Golden Gate Bridge may finally get a suicide barrier, preventing the desperate and hopeless from leaping to their deaths. As heartbreaking as those events are—and well worth trying to avert—they’re bound to continue somewhere else. Wouldn’t it be better to let people end their lives in a manner that’s respectful of their personal autonomy?