ASSISTED SUICIDE LAW

Historic debate on death is silenced

This mushy-middle bill is vulnerable and two-thirds of opposition MPs have been denied the opportunity to be heard on a historic bill, and that means their constituents have been gagged.

Justice Minister Jody Wilson-Raybould told a Senate committee this week that her government's assisted-dying legislation was a 'transformational shift' in this country. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright

By TIM HARPER

PUBLISHED : Monday, May 9, 2016 12:00 AM

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