New York Laws on Assisted Suicide
New York State Laws Section 125.15


§ 125.15 Manslaughter in the second degree.

A person is guilty of manslaughter in the second degree when:

1. He recklessly causes the death of another person; or

2.  He commits upon a female an abortional act which causes her death, unless such abortional act is justifiable pursuant to subdivision  three of section 125.05; or

3. He intentionally causes or aids another person to commit suicide.

Manslaughter in the second degree is a class C felony.


Source: New York State Assembly, "New York State Laws," www.assembly.state.ny.us (accessed Nov. 8, 2012)