Voluntary euthanasia support grows in Victoria, but Turnbull won’t back it

More than half the cabinet of premier Daniel Andrews now supports the legalisation of euthanasia, but prime minister says he won’t vote for it A Victorian government parliamentary committee report has recommended changing criminal laws to allow doctors to euthanise terminally ill patients. Photograph: Dan Himbrechts/AAP The prime minister, Malcolm Turnbull, has made it clear he does not support legalising voluntary euthanasia, following declarations from several senior Victorian cabinet ministers that they would support the introduction of laws in that state. According to Fairfax Media, more than half the cabinet of the Victorian Labor premier, Daniel Andrews, now supports legalising…
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