Articles tagged Tasmania

Euthanasia debate heating up in Tasmania

On June 28, I (Alex Schadenberg) was in Hobart Tasmania meeting with members of the Tasmania state parliament concerning the announcement earlier in the week that the Labor/Greens coalition government will once again be debating the legalization of euthanasia in Tasmania. In response to the announced euthanasia debate, Paul Russell – HOPE Australia, and I called a media conference on the steps of parliament at noon to offer the media another point of view. After the meeting with the members of the Tasmanian parliament we received a text concerning a media release sent out by Philip Nitschke, the founder […]