06/15/2012 04:03 EDT | Updated 06/15/2012 04:40 EDT

Assisted Suicide Law Canada: A Look At The Status And History Of Euthanasia


The B.C. Supreme Court has ruled that Canada's law banning doctor-assisted suicide is unconstitutional.

In light of the game changing ruling, HuffPost has taken a look at the state and history of Canada's laws governing suicide.

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