Canada: 1 year after Legalizing Euthanasia

Canada: 1 year after Legalizing Euthanasia

One year after « Medical Assistance in Dying “(MAID) was legalized in Canada, a number of emblematic cases have occurred and have led to the first requests for extending the scope of the law. On June 17, 2016, a federal bill known as C-14 was passed in Canada, which...
Canada’s euthanasia bill: overstepping broader extremes

Canada’s euthanasia bill: overstepping broader extremes

On Friday June 17, 2016 the Canadian Parliament voted a law for medically assisted dying, legalizing euthanasia and assisted suicide in a widely encompassing manner, and seen as worrisome for those who defend the most vulnerable individuals. Known under the title...
Canada: Worrisome Bill C-14 on Euthanasia

Canada: Worrisome Bill C-14 on Euthanasia

On Thursday April 14, the federal government introduced an act on « active help in dying », hastened by the one-year limit to formulate a position after the Supreme Court judgment which ordered decriminalization of euthanasia. Whereas the federal government could have...
Sex-selective Abortion Reported in Canada

Sex-selective Abortion Reported in Canada

A report published April 11, 2016 in the Journal of the Canadian Medical association confirms that selective abortions according to sex are practiced in Canada by the immigrant populations from Asiatic countries as can also be observed in Great Britain. The study...