The Peaceful Pill Handbook by Philip NitschkeAustralian Border Force has seized and destroyed copies of a book that provides information on euthanasia and assisted suicide to the elderly and the seriously ill. The Peaceful Pill Handbook, written by euthanasia advocate and former doctor, Philip Nitschke , is published in Holland but copies have been seized on arrival in Australia. The importation of a device designed or customised to be used by a person to commit suicide is prohibited absolutely. My husband and I are in very good health and have no inclination to act on the materials in any way. But I want more information for the future and I should be able to access information about all sides of the argument so I can make up my own mind.
Introduction to The Peaceful Pill Handbook
He campaigned successfully to have a legal euthanasia law passed in Australia's Northern Territory and assisted four people in ending their lives before the law was overturned by the Government of Australia. Nitschke was the first doctor in the world to administer a legal, voluntary, lethal injection,  after which the patient activated the syringe using a computer. Nitschke states that he and his group are regularly subject to harassment by authorities.
A bo ut Exit International Founded in by D r Philip Nitschke, Exit International non-profit is a global leader in the provision o f end o f life information to Seniors, people suffering serious illness and their families. Exit operates chapters in towns and cities around the world. The publication o f this book will probably prove to be a landmark in the history o f the reform o f the unenlightened laws that restrict Australians end-of-life choices. Canberra Times. A fascinating book about a curly issue Sunday M ail His passion screams from every page o f this book An informative read.
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