National Newswatch

Bill C-7 Shatters Illusions Regarding Canada’s Commitments to Persons with Disabilities

Dec 8 2020 — Isabel Grant, Archie Kaiser and Elizabeth Sheehy — On December 3, the International Day of Persons with Disabilities, the NDP and Liberals voted to move Bill C-7, which offers assisted suicide to people with disabilities, to third reading. The Bill is framed as a mere “extension” of medical assistance in dying (MAiD), consistent with the Charter of Rights and Freedoms and compelled by […]