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Euthanasia and Assisted Suicide – Tikanga Maori Tikanga Mercy

Nga Whaea Atawhai o Aotearoa Sisters of Mercy New Zealand affirm all human life as being of worth and having intrinsic dignity. Euthanasia and physician assisted suicide in any form are contrary to the ethics and philosophy of care adhered to by our Mercy Health Care facilities. We oppose any change to New Zealand law which would provide for the legalisation of assisted dying.

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Tiheiwa Māuri Ora!
A Māori perspective of the end of life debate
Richard Kerr-Bell

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