Why we need a made-in-Canada approach to assisted suicide

As Canadians weigh in on Bill C-14, some will say it has gone far enough. Others will insist it must go further

Why we need a made-in-Canada approach to assisted suicidePart 5 in our series on [popup url="http://marketplace.troymedia.com/series/assisted-suicide/" height="1000" width="1000" scrollbars="1"]Assisted Suicide[/popup] WINNIPEG, Man. April 19, 2016/ Troy Media/ - Autonomy, it would seem, is an intoxicant. The more we have, the more we want. In tabling its draft legislation on physician-hastened death, the Federal Government has rejected several key recommendations made by the Parliamentary…

The puzzle of physician-hastened death

Putting the pieces together in a coherent and just fashion

The puzzle of physician-hastened death[popup url="http://marketplace.troymedia.com/series/assisted-suicide/" height="1000" width="1000" scrollbars="1"]Download[/popup] our assisted suicide series WINNIPEG, Man. April 13, 2016/ Troy Media/ - Physician-hastened death is a puzzle that, despite its complexity, society is required to assemble. Some of its pieces are so different it is hard to imagine how they might fit into a cohesive whole. And yet, by June 6 –…

Assisted suicide for those with mental illness a risky proposition

The first of a three-part series on assisted suicide

Assisted suicide for those with mental illness a risky propositionWINNIPEG, Man. March 28, 2016/Troy Media/ - Who but those who have experienced it can appreciate the soul-crushing anguish of mental illness? Afflictions of the mind can be paralyzing and fundamentally change the way we perceive ourselves (I am worthless), anticipate the future (my prospects are hopeless), and experience the world (life is unfair and…