Canada court allows assisted suicide and grants more time to decide on law

Parliament given four more months to regulate how and when physician-assisted suicide would be permitted after overturning a ban last year

Canada’s supreme court has decided to allow assisted suicide under certain conditions throughout the country while granting the federal government four more months to come up with a law governing the practice.

The high court had given Parliament a year to regulate how and when physician-assisted suicide would be permitted after overturning a ban last February.

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