Brittany Maynard's mother is taking a stand against the critics who've likened her daughter's tragic death on November 1st to a "reprehensible act".
Debbie Ziegler, who supported Brittany's decision to die with dignity after she was diagnosed with terminal cancer, wrote a very emotional and poignant letter in defense of her child's actions.
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While there are TONS of people who support Maynard's difficult choice, there are also plenty, including a Vatican official, who vehemently oppose the death with dignity cause.
On Tuesday, Debbie wrote a letter which shut down Brit's opponents with intelligence, poise, and heart:
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