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It's Not That Simple: Euthanasia and Assisted-Suicide Today

 It's Not That Simple: Euthanasia and Assisted-Suicide Today

Available now!

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How to End a Life

How to End a Life

A year since assisted suicide became legal, only a small number of physicians are willing to perform the procedure, and their numbers are shrinking. Taking a life is harder than they thought.

By Nicholas Hune-Brown | Published by TORONTO LIFE | May 23, 2017 AT 12:27 pm

From article:

2015 Newsletter

Train Wreck: the Supreme Court Decision on Assisted Suicide

Article by Prof. Ian Gentles, Research Director and Adam Giancola, deVeber Institute Intern

On February 6th 2015 the Supreme Court of Canada unleashed a constitutional hurricane. Defying the clearly expressed will of Parliament, sidestepping judicial precedents, and flying in the face of recommendations from numerous advisory bodies, including those of the medical profession, the Court nullified the longstanding prohibition on assisted suicide.

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Working Symposium on Assisted Suicide and Euthanasia July 19-20

We would like to thank everyone who made this event a success. We would like to thank the speakers, Alex Schadenberg, Dr. Paul Zeni, Dr. Deb Zeni, Dr. Ian Gentles and our interns (Julia Giancola, Christina Holmquist, Conor Sweetman, and Martha McNeely) for their insightful speeches at the symposium. Thank you also to Kathy Matusiak and Lorraine McCallum who contributed so much to the planning and publicity involved in the event and Professors Keith and Elizabeth Ring-Cassidy for graciously hosting us. To everyone who attended the event: your presence was so important to us and your contributions to the discussion were much appreciated!

Debate: "The Future of Physician Assisted Suicide"

Debate: "The Future of Physician-Assisted Suicide"

Tonight, June 19th, at 7 pm, Jean Echlin will be joining the Institute for Medical Science (IMS) for a thought-provoking conversation about one of the most controversial issues of our time.