Mark Handelman and Michael Bach look at different sides on euthanasia and assisted suicide in Canada, delving deeply into the new landscape of developing law in this area. Mark Handelman discusses Rasouli, Ontario’s Consent and Capacity Board, Carter at The Supreme Court and the notions of competency and capacity… all under the overall umbrella of the question: “When is it legal to die in Canada?”
Michael Bach focuses on protecting choice and safeguarding inclusion, addressing issues such as systems of protection, vulnerability, independent reviews and authorizations, all in the context of The Supreme Court decision in Carter.
Length: 1 hour and 25 minutes of Substantive Content
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