Professor Brian Owler defends euthanasia 'gagging clause'

The clause has been branded an 'unwarranted infringement' on doctor-patient communication

The ban on doctors starting discussions around voluntary assisted dying will not stop any Victorian patients from accessing euthanasia, an architect of the scheme says.

Professor Brian Owler
Professor Brian Owler.

There have been calls for the so-called gagging clause in section 8 (see box below) of