Pages tagged "Vale Bob Such"
Oct 13, 2014
Regular visitors to this website and South Australians who have followed the euthanasia debates in our state over the years will be very familiar with the former Member for Fisher, The Hon Bob Such MP in his advocacy for euthanasia. Mr Such passed away over the weekend after being diagnosed with a brain tumour earlier this year. After winning his seat of Fisher and entering discussions about the formation of the South Australian Government as one of the two key independents, Mr Such became ill. He was only able to attend the opening day of this parliament where he was warmly greeted by all state MPs in what was clearly to be something of an emotional farewell to the chamber where he represented Fisher for nearly twenty five years.Mr Such had presented more euthanasia bills, I think, than any other individual MP, possibly anywhere in the world. He displayed his tenacity and determination over many issues - not just euthanasia. Continue reading