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Photos: Dr. Jack Kevorkian Dies

Originally published on Wed May 23, 2012 11:46 am

The pathologist who helped generate a national right-to-die debate with a homemade suicide machine that helped end the lives of dozens of ailing people, died Friday at a Detroit-area hospital after a brief illness. He was 83.