News in 2017

  • December 21, 2017: "Medical aid in dying" is considered a suicide in Saskatchewan. Read more
  • December 16, 2017: The Government of Canada publishes a draft of regulations outlining a proposed monitoring system for assisted suicide in Canada. Read more
  • December 12, 2017: The CBC airs a mini-documentary about assisted suicide that features a doctor giving a lethal injection to a patient. Read more
  • November 22, 2017: According to a survey conducted by the Canadian Paediatric Society (CPS), paediatricians are already ...

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News in 2016

  • December 30, 2016: The government of Ontario proposes legislation to complement the federal law by requiring that all euthanasia and assisted suicide cases be reported to the Coroner. Read more
  • December 29, 2016: 744 cases of euthanasia occurred in Canada in 2016 and half of them were in Quebec. Read more
  • December 13, 2016: The Government of Canada announces an independent study on medically assisted suicide which will review issues related to requests by mature minors, advance requests, and requests ...

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