Woman had 'no choice' but to end her life

Australia's euthanasia laws left a woman 'no choice' but to take her own life after assisting her friend's suicide, a coroner's court has heard

In a letter to police, Dr Claire Parsons (PhD) described how she felt she had to take the action to avoid prosecution, after promising to help her friend Valerie Seeger, 75, take her life.

Ms Seeger had Alzheimer's disease. The women's bodies were found at their shared home i