Brittany Maynard ended her life over the weekend.
The spirited newlywed with the aggressive, terminal brain tumor had moved from California to Oregon to take advantage of that state's law that made physician-assisted suicide legal.
Millions watched her video and read the stories about her choice to end her life on her terms, not cancer's terms.
Brittany Maynard was 29 years old.
Could her story give new impetus to right-to-die movements in other states, including here in Michigan?
Dr. Maria Silveira is an associate professor of internal medicine at the University of Michigan. She is a specialist in palliative care and medical ethics.