The legalisation of euthanasia is a real possibility in the Australian state of Tasmania. But today’s media launch of a stunning new website could tip the balance in favour of opponents. Hopefully it will get widespread publicity.
RealDignityTas.com is a web forum for eminent Tasmanians highlight the harms and risks associated with removal of the legal prohibition on euthanasia and assisted suicide. A number of short video clips make the issues come alive. Here’s a selection. Check it out.
For Tasmanians, here is the press release, with the names of the contributors. Media RELEASE Real Dignity Launch 11 May 2012