Doctor Assisted Suicide Canada

Assisted Suicide Hasn't Had Proper Debate: Tory MP

CBC | Posted 08.24.2014 | Canada Politics

Conservative MP Steven Fletcher says the issue of assisted suicide, again in the spotlight following the death of a B.C. woman with dementia, has nev...

WATCH: Right To Die To Be Decided In B.C. Court

CP | Keven Drews, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.03.2013 | Canada British Columbia

UPDATE - March 4, 2013: The case has been delayed until March 18 due to due to illness of a lead lawyer. VANCOUVER - Months before B.C. Supreme Cou...

Change My Mind: Should Assisted Suicide Be Legalized?

Marni Soupcoff | Posted 04.10.2013 | Canada Politics
Marni Soupcoff

Will Quebec legalize medically assisted end-of-life procedures? Wanda Morris, Executive Director of Dying With Dignity, thinks it should -- she's sees it as a question of individual rights. But others -- including bioethicist Margaret Somerville -- say legally sanctioning euthanasia would endanger weak and vulnerable Canadians. and have a harmful impact on society. What's your position? Before you pick a side, have a look at what Morris and Somerville have to say in our online debate. Then decide whose case is more persuasive, and cast your vote...

What Are Canada's Suicide Laws?

The Huffington Post Canada | Michael Bolen | Posted 06.15.2012 | Canada Politics

The B.C. Supreme Court has ruled that Canada's law banning doctor-assisted suicide is unconstitutional. In light of the game changing ruling, Huff...

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....

Expert Panel Urges Legalization Of Assisted Suicide In Canada

CP | Heather Scoffield, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.15.2012 | Canada

OTTAWA - A long-awaited experts' report on how Canada and Canadian families handle the end of life calls on the federal government to decriminalize eu...