The Canadian Press

1993-03-08 | Rodriguez

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The BC Court of Appeal rejected, 2-1, Sue Rodriguez's bid for the legal right to a doctor-assisted suicide. Rodriguez said she was disappointed, but noted that an unnamed BC doctor had promised to help her if the courts, or parliament, would not. She was also comforted by the fact that BC Chief Justice Allan McEachern wrote the dissenting judgment in her favor.

Date: 1993-03-08
Placeline: Victoria, BC, Canada
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 23 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << where will it certainly was a manly thing I was expecting I thought they would either be a definite no or yes but there is encouragement based on the fact that the chief justice's side did for me so does give me a ray of hope for the third round >>

Clip ID: 19930308CPCN001