TITLE

Euthanasia in the Commonwealth of Australia

AUTHOR(S)
Quirk, Patrick
PUB. DATE
March 1998
SOURCE
Issues in Law & Medicine;Spring98, Vol. 13 Issue 4, p425
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines the debate over the euthanasia law of the Northern Territory of Australia in its constitutional context. Juridical status of the Northern Territory; Outline of the judicial and legislative challenges to the Rights to the Terminally Ill Act of the Northern Territory; Importance of passing the Euthanasia Laws Act 1997; Discussion of Commonwealth law in relation to Territory law.
ACCESSION #
560096

 

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