The Canadian Press

2014-01-16 | SCOC-Assisted-Suicide

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The Supreme Court of Canada agreed to hear an appeal in the B.C. case of Kay Carter and Gloria Taylor that briefly overturned the assisted suicide law in 2012 before being reversed by the B.C. Court of Appeal. Canadian Press reporter Terry Pedwell provides details.

Date: 2014-01-16
Placeline: Ottawa, ON, Canada
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 33 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << the High Court has agreed to hear an appeal in the case of K. Carter and Gloria Taylor who succeeded in briefly overturning the assisted suicide law in two thousand twelve BC judge ruled the law unconstitutional but delayed the ruling for a year to allow the federal government to rewrite the statute the provincial court of appeal overturned that decision the high court's decision comes more than twenty years after its landmark ruling on the issue in the case of sue Rodriguez which went against assisted suicide both the principles in the present case have died but the BC civil liberties association is continuing the fight turbid by the Canadian press Ottawa >>

Clip ID: 20140116CNCP01