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Disability Rights Group Concerned over Voluntary Euthanasia

(Stuff.co.nz) – Disabled people could be coerced to commit suicide if a voluntary euthanasia bill is passed, a disability rights group says. Not Dead Yet convenor Wendi Wicks said there could never be adequate protections for disabled people under voluntary euthanasia legislation. “There are endless ways of telling disabled people time and time again that their life has no value.”

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