Ontario and Manitoba: A Tale of Euthanasia and Assisted Suicide in Two Provinces
Toronto, ON May 23, 2017 – How can governments in two provinces come to such opposite conclusions?
As assisted suicide spreads its nefarious presence across the country, provincial governments in two provinces have moved in opposite directions when it comes to recognition of the Charter right of freedom of conscience and religion of healthcare professionals in dealing with the practice.
In Ontario, on May 9, two days prior to the March for Life in Ottawa, Bill 84 passed at third reading 61-26. The new law received royal assent on May 10, and the self-reporting regime of assisted suicide has now been enacted,