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David Pocock pledges bill to restore territory rights if elected to Federal Parliament

Lucy Bladen
May 10 2022 - 5:30am
Sam Whitsed, with mother Annie, has terminal cancer. Picture: Karleen Minney
Sam Whitsed, with mother Annie, has terminal cancer. Picture: Karleen Minney

ACT Senate candidate David Pocock would introduce a bill to overturn a ban which prevents the territory from legislating on voluntary assisted dying if he is elected in the upcoming federal poll.

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Lucy Bladen

Lucy Bladen

Reporter Canberra Times

Lucy Bladen has been a journalist at The Canberra Times since 2019. She is an ACT politics and health reporter. Email: l.bladen@canberratimes.com.au

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