Canada Allows Doctor-Assisted Dying: But Was the Debate Too Polite?
After months of debate, delay, and political maneuvering between the House of Commons and the Senate, the Canadian government on June 17, 2016, received royal assent for Bill C-14, its medical-assistance-in-dying legislation. Canada thus joins Belgium, the Netherlands, and the states of Oregon, Washington, Montana, and Vermont in approving legal procedures for physician-assisted dying.
Higgins, Michael W. "Canada Allows Doctor-Assisted Dying: But Was the Debate Too Polite?" Commonweal 18 July 2016. Web. 04 August 2016.