Overseas

This section focuses on the experience of jurisdictions where assisted suicide or euthanasia have been legalised or are being considered. Click here to review the end-of-life debate in Parliament.

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Twenty Years of Physician-Assisted Suicide in Oregon

A critical analysis of claims that Oregon's PAS law is "safe and effective" and represents "safe and trusted medical practice"

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Just How Terminal is Terminal?

Recent admissions by the Oregon Health Authority suggest that that State's physician-assisted suicide law may have wider parameters that has been hitherto supposed.

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New Zealand Medical Association Opposed to 'Assisted Dying'

"Acting with the primary intention to bring about death cannot be reconciled with the core medical ethical principles of beneficence and non-maleficence"

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