The Canadian Press

2015-02-06 | SCOC Assisted Dying Robinson

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The former MP who advocated for a Victoria woman as she fought for the right to die in 1993 calls today's Supreme Court of Canada decision on assisted suicide a wonderful victory. Svend Robinson, who was with Sue Rodriguez when she died, says today's decision was what she wanted then. (The high court was unanimous in overturning a ban on physician-assisted dying.)

Date: 2015-02-06
Placeline: GENEVA, Switzerland.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 22 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << it would be just incredibly happy with the outcome of others decision I I was with her as well on September 30th of 1993 when we got the original Supreme Court of Canada decision it was painful because we lost narrowly but at the same time I remember vividly both of us at the you know look this is sent this is not the end of the journey >>