Pocock urges 'equality before the law' as territory rights 'best shot' enters Senate

Karen Barlow
Updated September 5 2022 - 5:54am, first published 12:30am
David Pocock and Katy Gallagher. Picture by Elesa Kurtz
David Pocock and Katy Gallagher. Picture by Elesa Kurtz

Heading into a "best shot" chance to upend a 25-year-old ban on the ACT and Northern Territory debating voluntary assisted dying laws, a new poll has found overwhelming support from Australians particularly people of the Catholic and Anglican faiths to restore territory rights and "equality before the law".

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Karen Barlow

Karen Barlow

Chief Political Correspondent

Karen Barlow is ACM's Chief Political Correspondent. Working in the federal press gallery, she investigates and writes about federal politics and government. She has an interest in integrity, leadership and social equity. She has covered two Olympics and been to Antarctica twice. Contact her on karen.barlow@canberratimes.com.au

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