Category Archives: Assisted Suicide

Action Life sent this submission to a committee of the Legislative Assembly of Ontario considering Bill 84 – An Act to amend various Acts with respect to medical assistance in dying. March 29, 2017 Committee of the Ontario Legislature Bill 84- … Continue reading

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Conscience protection for physicians

  This video features Dr. Jodie Wang testifying in support of conscience rights for physicians before the Committee on Bill 84 in Ontario. Bill 84 will amend provincial laws so that they are in conformity with federal law on euthanasia and … Continue reading

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Medical assisted suicide is disability discrimination

This article written by Mark Pickup was first published on his blog on April 2, 2017. Mark blogs at Human life matters. http://www.humanlifematters.org/2017/04/medical-assisted-suicide-is-disability.html by Mark Pickup In 2015, Canada’s Supreme Court struck down the nation’s laws against assisted suicide. It sent shock waves … Continue reading

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Making people dead

Ryan Tumilty of Metro News Ottawa reported on February 13th that 28 people in Ottawa have died “with the help of a physician ” since the passage of Bill C-14 in June 2016. These 28 deaths by euthanasia or assisted suicide … Continue reading

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Make time for Life

Life Canada, the national educational pro-life organization reports :   Did you know that a 2016 study by the US National Institute of Health found that a majority of people killed by euthanasia in the Netherlands for so-called psychiatric reasons … Continue reading

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Euthanasia activists have taken over Canadian thought

    Euthanasia Activists Have Taken Over Canadian Thought by Dr. Will Johnston Posted: 10/28/2016 2:25 pm EDT Updated: 10/28/2016 2:25 pm EDT ASSISTED DYING The Canadian euthanasia issue marks a time of upheaval in medical ethics and the healthcare … Continue reading

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Euthanasia in Canada – 744 euthanasia deaths since June 2016

What has happened  in Canada since the passage of Bill C-14, the law which legalized euthanasia and assisted  suicide on June 17th, 2016? In the bill, the term used to describe euthanasia and assisted suicide is medical assistance in dying. Graham … Continue reading

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Euthanasia: it’s a long, long, long way down

https://www.mercatornet.com/features/view/euthanasia-its-a-long-long.-long-way-down/19176 Euthanasia: it’s a long, long, long way down One way to get rid of slippery slopes is to deny that they exist Margaret Somerville | Jan 10 2017 | For a long time, it’s puzzled me how proponents of … Continue reading

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Whose choice is it?

  Lifenews.com reported on Vermont’s assisted suicide law on July 2016. An excerpt from Micaiah Bilger’s article follows:            “Three years after Vermont legalized assisted suicide, pro-lifers are beginning to witness the abusive effects of the law on the elderly and disabled. … Continue reading

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Bioethicists argue for a ban on conscientious objection by physicians

In an article published in the September issue of the journal Bioethics on the matter of conscientious objection, bioethicists Udo Schuklenk of Queen’s University and Julian Savulescu of Oxford University argue against maintaining this fundamental right for physicians. Both are known for … Continue reading

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