Canadian court tells doctors they must refer for euthanasia. Will they be hounded out of their profession?

Posted February 3, 2018 9:10 am by Alex Schadenberg

Canadian court tells doctors they must refer for euthanasia. Will they be hounded out of their profession?

This article was published by Mercatornet on February 2, 2018By Michael Cook, editor of Mercatornet.For years bioethicists of a utilitarian cast have argued that conscientious objection has no place in medicine. Now Canadian courts are beginning to put their stamp of approval on the extinction of doctors’ right to refuse to kill their patients.The Superior Court of Justice Division Court of Ontario ruled this week that if doctors are unwilling to perform legal actions, they should find another job.A group of five doctors and three professional organizations were contesting a policy issued by Ontario’s medical regulator, the College of Physicians

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