Disability rights leader: Latimer stirs up nightmarish wake up call.

Posted July 25, 2018 12:37 pm by Alex Schadenberg

Disability rights leader: Latimer stirs up nightmarish wake up call.

Dr Heidi JanzHeidi Janz (PhD) is an adjunct professor at the University of Alberta’s John Dossetor Health Ethics Centre and the Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine and chairs the Council of Canadians with Disabilities Ending-of-Life Ethics Committee. Dr Janz wrote the following opinion article that was published in the Edmonton Journal on July 20, 2018.Last week, news outlets reported that Robert Latimer has submitted a letter to the federal minister of justice seeking a pardon or a new trial following his conviction for the murder of his daughter Tracy in 1993. When I heard these reports, I, like many Canadians with

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