Tag : Canada Supreme Court
title : Assisted Suicide Law Considered In Canada, Christian Doctors Struggling With Conscience
summary : Thousands of Canadian Christian doctors may be forced to execute assisted suicide if a proposed new law passes. The Supreme Court of Canada ruled the country's prohibition on suicide assistance was a breach of an individual's Charter rights. Government representatives have until June to pass new legislation, but a Christian physicians' group is already sounding alarm about the implications of a change in the law.
date : Feb 05, 2016 05:57 PM EST
title : Euthanasia: Canada’s Supreme Court Overturns Ban on Doctor-Assisted Suicide, Making 'Right-to-Die' Legal
summary : A legal battle that has lasted for 20 years ended Friday after Canada’s Supreme Court ruled that people with terminal illnesses have the right to die.
date : Feb 07, 2015 12:01 AM EST