On Tuesday December 2nd Conservative Senator Nancy Ruth, alongside Liberal Senator Larry Campbell, introduced Bill S-225 which, if passed, would make assisted-suicide legal in Canada. Two days later the bill went to second reading.
The aim of the Senators is to have the bill quickly passed through the Senate to ensure the debate takes place in the House of Commons before the next election.
There are many concerns with S-225.
Other nations who have legalized assisted suicide have experienced a chilling slippery slope. For example, Belgium legalized assisted suicide in 2003…[click here to read full article]…