Canada Doctor Assisted Suicide

3 Ways Politics Mattered This Week

CP | Heather Scoffield, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.09.2016 | Canada Politics

"In this world nothing can be said to be certain, except death and taxes."

Top Court Gives Feds Extension On Doctor-Assisted Suicide Law

CP | Kristy Kirkup, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.15.2016 | Canada Politics

The government had argued that it needed the Feb. 6 deadline extended by six months in order to have the time to craft a proper law.

Canada Has Perfect Chance To Fix End-Of-Life Care System: Advocates

CP | Kristy Kirkup, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.29.2015 | Canada

With Canada forced to confront the challenges of an aging population and the Supreme Court establishing a deadline, the Canadian Medical Association is also pushing to make sure palliative care reform becomes a political priority.

Feds Defend Extension Request For Assisted-Death Policy

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.16.2015 | Canada Politics

The Supreme Court gave the federal government a year to come up with a new law last February.

Canadian Court Strikes Laws Banning Assisted Suicide

CP | Terri Theodore, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.15.2012 | Canada

VANCOUVER - A B.C. woman whose health is in dramatic decline is now eligible for a legal physician-assisted suicide after a B.C. Supreme Court judge s...

The Right To Die?

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.14.2012 | Canada

VANCOUVER - A group challenging Canada's laws against doctor-assisted suicide is expected to get an answer Friday from the B.C. Supreme Court.The B.C....