In the third episode of Better Off Dead, Andrew digs into the story of Melbourne doctor Rodney Syme. According to Canadian anti-euthanasia campaigner Alex Schadenberg, Syme is a threat to society: a ‘cowboy’ and ‘the worst of the worst’.
Why? Because for over a decade now, Syme has been publicly assisting terminally and chronically ill patients to die – despite the threat of jail for doing so.
How did a respectable 80-year-old urologist come to be a law-breaking cowboy?
Listen to the episode here. What'd you think?
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