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Increasing numbers of doctors support need for assisted dying law reform

Increasingly, doctors in Australia and elsewhere are expressing their views in support of voluntary assisted dying law reform and about the need for reconsideration of the issue  by medical organisations.

This week in the UK, 12 past Presidents of medical Royal Colleges expressed the view in a letter to The Times  that there is a strong case for the legalisation of assisted dying for terminally ill mentally competent adults.

See the story at

http://www.onmedica.com/NewsArticle.aspx?id=bba39fe1-2285-4749-8cbf-e6595ddc20fb.

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