California's Legislature Is Making Progressive Milestones
California's legislature made a lot of socially significant decisions this season, which could impact national trends on certain issues.By Kaileen Gaul | October 13, 2015
California ended its legislative session with a ton of landmark decisions, which could set trends for national social policies.
Among the more controversial new laws is the End of Life Option Act. After much deliberation, Gov. Jerry Brown signed legislation that allows terminally ill patients to end their lives, without a court's ruling. (Video via CBS)
Vermont was the last state to have a Death with Dignity law enacted in 2013.