Wagga MP Joe McGirr to oppose voluntary assisted dying in NSW Parliament over 'sanctity of life'

Rex Martinich
By Rex Martinich
Updated November 13 2021 - 8:38pm, first published November 12 2021 - 8:40am
Wagga MP Joe McGirr, who has told Parliament he will not support legalising voluntary assisted dying due to advances in palliative care and that it ran contrary to efforts to reduce rural and regional suicide and elder abuse.

Wagga MP Joe McGirr has told NSW Parliament that he will not support a bill to legalise voluntary assisted dying as it "goes against the sanctity of life".

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Rex Martinich

Rex Martinich

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Journalist for the Daily Advertiser in Wagga Wagga covering politics and data. Mobile: 0437 853 137 Email: rex.martinich@dailyadvertiser.com.au

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