How many would die under Seymour’s bill?
Around 1000 people a year could opt to die under the euthanasia bill before Parliament - the equivalent of NZ’s suicide and road toll combined.
Tales of death and dying, unplugged
Among the submissions over the proposed euthanasia law are tales filled with emotion, regret and doubt.
Euthanasia bill should not go ahead: law firm
The law firm that handles many doctors’ legal issues has told a select committee that David Seymour’s End of Life Choice Bill should not proceed.
Euthanasia views splinter over dementia
Jeremy Rees examines the vexed issue of dementia in the first part of a series analysing many of the 35,000 submissions on David Seymour’s assisted dying bill.
How do doctors feel about helping end lives?
Sick patients would get to end their own lives, but doctors and medical practitioners would have to carry that out.