Media Release Saturday 25th July 2015
A research survey by New Zealand Euthanasia activists Dr Phillipa Malpas and Dr Kay Mitchell entitled ‘New Zealand physician experience with end of life decision-making’ was conducted after surveying a number of NZ GP’s, reveals that doctors are acting lawfully and in accordance with the ethics of the medical profession.
Dr Malpas who holds a doctorate in philosophy from the University of Auckland and is a senior lecturer at that university’s Department of Psychological Medicine. She is an active member of the Voluntary Euthanasia Society which supports a change to the Crimes Act to allow doctors to kill their patients or assist in their suicide. The clear objective of the ‘study’ was to give support to a change in the law on homicide. In that objective she fails abysmally. [Read more…]