Canada Euthanizes 2,149 Patients During the First Year of Legalized Assisted Suicide

The data from Health Canada’s 2nd Interim Report on assisted dying states that there were 1982 reported assisted deaths (1977 reported euthanasia deaths and 5 reported assisted suicide deaths) in the first year (June 17, 2016 – June 30, 2017) since legalization. ADVERTISEMENT There were 167 reported euthanasia deaths in Québec prior to the federal government legalizing … Continue reading Canada Euthanizes 2,149 Patients During the First Year of Legalized Assisted Suicide