Tag Archives: physician-assisted suicide
Aidan Hayes doubts that the physician’s conscience alone justifies a refusal to provide treatment.
Jocelyn Downie warns that Quebec’s legislation will leave some physician-assisted death legal but unregulated.
Nuala Kenny discusses the Supreme Court of Canada’s decision to remove the prohibition on assisted suicide.
Jocelyn Downie provides a brief summary of the Supreme Court of Canada’s decision in Carter v. Canada (Attorney General) to help explain why prohibiting physician-assisted death is unconstitutional.
Jocelyn Downie explains how recent events in British Columbia and in Quebec mean that the Supreme Court of Canada will soon be making decisions on the legality of assisted dying.
Arthur Schafer predicts the Supreme Court of Canada will reverse the prohibition on assisted suicide.