Canada Doctor Assisted Death

Provinces Should Test Constitutionality Of Assisted Dying Law: Senator

CP | Joan Bryden, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.19.2016 | Canada Politics

Serge Joyal wants to urge one of the provinces to initiate a court reference to its court of appeal.

Canadians Will Have Second Thoughts On Assisted Dying: Archbishop

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.07.2016 | Canada Politics

Cardinal Thomas Collins weighed into the debate.

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.

Ontario Preparing Protocols For Physician-Assisted Death: Wynne

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.11.2017 | Canada Politics

he Supreme Court ruled last winter that Criminal Code provisions prohibiting physician-assisted death were unconstitutional.

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

CP | Kristy Kirkup, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.29.2016 | 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 12.16.2016 | Canada Politics

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