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