The Current | Jan 18, 2013 | 27:30
Quebec's Right to Die Legislation: Will other provinces follow?
Craig Ewert took intense interest in the technology that was about to kill him. A 2008 documentary showed the retired professor-alert--but unable to endure his paralysing motor neuron disease. He travelled to Switzerland to die at a euthanasia clinic. In Canada, Assisted suicide is illegal , but perhaps not for much longer, at least in some parts of the country. The right to die debate has been reignited by a recent recommendation in Quebec, we examine it and its implications.