Should we be able to choose when to die?

  • January 24, 2016

New Zealanders have a week left to let Parliament know their views on the deeply polarising issue of voluntary euthanasia.

Lecretia Seales' legal challenge has led to some politicians pushing for a new law to allow doctors to help end the life of certain patients, and Parliament's health committee has launched an inquiry and called for public feedback.

Nicholas Jones explores the background of the debate in New Zealand so far. More... (NZ Herald)