The Special Joint Committee on Physician-Assisted Dying has recommended death be granted even if your illness is not terminal.
Ottawa March 1, 2016
One wonders why the Special Joint Committee on Physician-Assisted Dying ever bothered meeting. It could have just declared assisted suicide was open to everyone, anywhere, with no holds barred. The committee cast its net as wide as possible to ensure that no one would be denied the opportunity to have his/her life terminated on request. The Committee recommends there be no waiting period, prior review, or approval process.
The Supreme Court of Canada in Carter vs Canada (February 2015) had stated that “a permissive regime