Why are so many doctors and politicians concerned about the legalisation of 'assisted dying?' Partly, it is because they follow developments from places such as Oregon, Canada and Belgium where assisted suicide and/or euthanasia has already been legalised.
In this section you will find a wide range of articles on how well the law is working in jurisdictions which have gone down the 'assisted dying' route.
4 March 2021
Latest report reveals sharp rise in Oregon Assisted Deaths
5 January 2020
Washington State: Legalised Physician Assisted Suicide in 2018.
14 March 2019
Briefing from Oregon: House Bill 2232.
1 March 2019
Physician assisted suicides in Oregon rise sharply.
13 July 2018
Twenty years of physician-assisted suicide in Oregon.
30 July 2017
Washington State – legalised physician-assisted suicide in 2016.
6 September 2021
Canada Continues Down a Dangerous Path: The 2020 MAiD Report
11 May 2020
A grave warning from Canada.
15 April 2020
A closer look at Bill C-7.
28 February 2020
Canada’s Federal Government makes plans to extend MAID.
8 October 2017
Canada – A year of ‘Medical Aid in Dying’.
2 July 2017
Physician-assisted suicide in California – The first data.
1 March 2018
Analysis of New Zealand End of Life Choice Bill.
1 March 2018
New Zealand Medical Association opposed to ‘Assisted Dying’.
30 October 2017
New Zealand Medical Association reports on assisted suicide and euthanasia.
3 August 2017
New Zealand parliament health committee responds to ‘Assisted Dying’ petition.
4 February 2016
Evidence to the New Zealand Parliament Health Committee.
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