No slippery slope? Yeah, sure . . .
Legal euthanasia not a 'slippery slope'
MP has drafted a bill which would allow terminally patients to end their lives.Allowing terminally ill patients to end their lives does not lead to a slippery slope of legalised dying, an American expert says.
Debate was rekindled this week after Auckland man Evans Mott was discharged without conviction for pleading guilty to assisting his wife to commit suicide.
Labour MP Maryan Street has drafted a member's bill that would make it legal for people who are terminally ill or suffering from an irreversible disease to take their own life or have someone help them to die. more