assisted dying

Quebec court gives Ottawa four more months to amend assisted-dying law

MONTREAL — A Quebec court has given the federal government more time…

 

Medical aid in dying not driven by lack of access to palliative care: new study

MONTREAL — Medical aid in dying is not being driven by factors…

 

Quebec to seek consensus on offering medical aid in dying to mentally ill

MONTREAL — Quebec on Monday walked back a plan to offer medical…

 

Survey finds support among Canadians for broader assisted-dying law

OTTAWA — As the federal government moves to revise the law on…

Quebec to expand assisted death to mentally ill, but few expected to qualify

MONTREAL — Quebec plans to expand medical aid in dying to include…

Justice Minister Lametti looking to larger reforms on doctor-assisted death

OTTAWA — Justice Minister David Lametti is being asked to move quickly…

Quebecer behind assisted dying ruling wants to see it become election issue

MONTREAL — Armed with a court judgment that potentially expands access to…

New video shows late activist pleading for change to assisted dying rules

HALIFAX — A new national campaign is honouring a Halifax woman who…

Plaintiff in assisted-death case says he wants an end to suffering

MONTREAL — Afflicted with an incurable degenerative condition, Jean Truchon says he…

Medically assisted deaths in last half of 2017 up almost 30 per cent

OTTAWA — Almost 4,000 people have chosen medical assistance to end their…

Renewed discussion over assisted dying amid dispute at faith-based sites

VANCOUVER — Two incidents in British Columbia have renewed a debate about…

Woman who fought for assisted death dies

TORONTO — A chronically ill Ontario woman who went to court in…

Assisted-death doctors at first meeting

VANCOUVER — Doctors who provide assisted death are meeting for the first…

Challenge to assisted dying law expands

OTTAWA — A constitutional challenge to the Trudeau government’s restrictive law on…