Christian doctor rejects call for assisted dying

Wed 02 Jul 2014
By Sarah McAllister

The most senior doctor yet has come out in support of assisted dying.

The President of the faculty of public health, Professor John Ashton, wants a change in the law to end the lives of patients who are days away from death by overdose.

But Professor Rob George who's a Christian doctor told Premier's News Hour it would put his colleagues under huge pressure.

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