Dr Peter Saunders speech to the New Zealand Parliament Health Select Committee on Assisted Suicide

Posted March 6, 2017 8:43 pm by Alex Schadenberg

Dr Peter Saunders speech to the New Zealand Parliament Health Select Committee on Assisted Suicide

The following is the speech by Dr Peter Saunders, representing the Care Not Killing Alliance, to the New Zealand Health Select Committee on Assisted Suicide.New Zealand ParliamentI have just given oral evidence on behalf of Care Not Killing to the New Zealand Parliament’s Health Select Committee on assisted suicide. The committee has received a petition requesting, ‘That the House of Representatives investigate fully public attitudes towards the introduction of legislation which would permit medically-assisted dying in the event of a terminal illness or an irreversible condition which makes life unbearable.’ The petition asks for a change to existing law. Therefore

Read more...

Send this to a friend