Supreme Court rejects right to die bid

Wed 25 Jun 2014
By Sarah McAllister

The Supreme Court has dismissed the latest legal challenge over whether assisted suicide should be legalised.

It was claimed stopping doctors from helping people who wanted to die breached their human rights - but a group of judges disagreed.

On the News Hour Dr Andrew Ferguson from the group Care Not Killing told Premier's Antony Bushfield he was pleased with the outcome.

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