Mike Wallace, Correspondent Emeritus and Co-founder of CBS 60 Minutes, stated in a May 18, 2006 USA Today article titled "Mike Wallace Grilled about His Favorite Interviews":

“[Jack Kevorkian is] a decent and compassionate man who tried to help people get out of the suffering of their lives… [Kevorkian’s incarceration amounts to] cruel and unusual punishment.”

May 18, 2006