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Canadian Court allow doctor-assisted suicide

The Supreme Court of Canada has totally struck down the ban on providing a doctor-assisted death to mentally competent but suffering and “irremediable” patients.

Canada's Supreme Court has ruled that doctors may help patients who have severe and incurable medical conditions to die, overturning a 1993 ban.

The historic, groundbreaking decision from the country’s top court sweeps away the existing law and gives Parliament a year to draft new legislation that recognizes the right of clearly consenting adults who are enduring intolerable suffering physical or mental to seek medical help ending their lives. Read more…….

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