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Physician-Assisted Suicide

Senator Batters talks to CTV Power Play’s Don Martin about her opposition to the inclusion of psychological suffering as grounds for physician-assisted suicide. (Feb 25, 2016)

(Video courtesy of CTV’s Power Play with Don Martin)


Senator Batters Speaks Against Opening Up Assisted Suicide Bill Criteria – Third Reading – June 8, 2016

Senator Batters Speaks on 2nd Reading of Assisted Dying Bill (C-14) – June 2, 2016



Opposition Forces Trudeau Government to Pull Back on Physician-Assisted Suicide Law (April 14, 2016)


Help the mentally ill, don’t kill them: National Post (March 14, 2016)

Senator Batters’ op-ed on how the Parliamentary Joint Committee’s recommendations on physician-assisted suicide went too far and why psychological suffering should not be included in upcoming legislation on this issue.


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