After Carter v. Canada

National Magazine, February 24, 2015

4 Pages Posted: 11 Oct 2015

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Jocelyn Downie

Schulich School of Law & Faculty of Medicine

Date Written: February 24, 2015


When it recently struck down the Criminal Code prohibitions on physician-assisted dying, the Supreme Court of Canada gave federal and provincial legislatures 12 months to craft new legislation to meet the conditions set out in its landmark ruling.

Keywords: physician-assisted dying, end of life, regulated assisted-dying, Supreme Court of Canada

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Downie, Jocelyn, After Carter v. Canada (February 24, 2015). National Magazine, February 24, 2015, Available at SSRN:

Jocelyn Downie (Contact Author)

Schulich School of Law & Faculty of Medicine ( email )

Halifax, Nova Scotia B3H 4H9

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