A Time to live and a time to die - who decides?

Can the "good death" be achieved without the negative repercussions of legalizing euthanasia and assisted suicide for Canada?

March 1, 2008 | by Dave Quist , Executive Director, Institute of Marriage and Family Canada
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  1. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Soylent_Green.
  2. Rodriguez v. British Columbia. [1993] 3 S.C.R. 519. Retrieved online: http://csc.lexum.umontreal.ca/en/1993/1993rcs3-519/1993rcs3-519.html
  3. R. v. Latimer. (1997) 1 S.C.R. 217. Retrieved online: http://scc.lexum.umontreal.ca/en/1997/1997rcs1-217/1997rcs1-217.html.
  4. http://www.imfcanada.org/default.aspx?go=article&aid=220&tid=8.
  5. Dunsmuir, M., Tiedemann, M. (2007). Euthanasia and Assisted Suicide: International Experiences. Retrieved online: http://www.parl.gc.ca/information/library/PRBpubs/prb0703-e.htm#netherlands.
  6. Ibid., http://www.parl.gc.ca/information/library/PRBpubs/prb0703-e.htm#boregon.
  7. Dunsmuir, M., Smith M., Alter, S., Harder, S. (1998, August 12). Euthanasia and Assisted Suicide. Retrieved online: http://dsp-psd.pwgsc.gc.ca/Collection-R/LoPBdP/CIR/919-e.htm.
    Private member’s bill C-407 by Francine Lalonde (Bloc Québécois). Retrieved online: http://www2.parl.gc.ca/HousePublications/Publication.aspx?DocId=2333717&Language=e&Mode=1. (note from copyeditor: I did not think necessary to add a link to Lalonde’s bio; in fact, I was confused by it…)