Andrew Batavia



Age: 45


Summary: quadriplegic lawyer who helped write the landmark Americans with Disabilities Act and crusaded for legalizing doctor-assisted suicide, who worked as a special assistant to Attorney General Richard Thornburgh in the Bush Administration and later served as an assistant for Arizona Senator John McCain.



Cause of Death: Complications from a chronic urinary tract infection


Born: June 15, 1957


Died: January 6, 2003


Location: Miami, Florida