Americans need to be aware of detailed legal
definitions before finalizing documents that can, in many cases,
lead to death by starvation.
Starving to death without water is a long, slow, painful, process.
No one "chooses to die" slowly or painfully. People choose
.........People who "want to die" want to end suffering not prolong it.
click on: 1998 US Supreme Court
law, see also, Cruzan v MO, and SR 2260).