Quebec Euthanasia Law Stopped – For Now

A Quebec judge has stopped the province’s euthanasia law from going into effect on December 10. He ruled that the law conflicts with the federal government’s jurisdiction over the Criminal Code. This is wonderful news for the sick, elderly and persons with disability. However, Parliament is due to look at legislating in favour of assisted suicide / euthanasia in 2016, so the victory may be short-lived. We may end up with Quebec-styled “end of life care” all across Canada. Read the latest here: Read more here: http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/montreal/quebec-end-of-life-care-1.3345572

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