Assisted suicide case dropped but prosecutor warns no green light for mercy killings in ACT

Updated July 2 2019 - 8:04pm, first published 12:30pm

The ACT Director of Public Prosecutions dropped charges on Tuesday against a man who assisted his terminally ill wife to die, but warned this was not a green light for mercy killings in the ACT.

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Elliot Williams

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