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Dr. Harvey Max Chochinov, Dr. Mary Shariff, Professor Arthur Schafer


Susan Griffiths offers final message before assisted suicide

In memory of Dr. Donald Low

CBC Radio interview with Maureen Taylor, wife of Dr. Donald Low



"Barbara Kay: Be careful about calling it ‘death with dignity" - National Post, January 23, 2013:

“Winnipeg's Susan Griffiths dies by assisted suicide in Zurich” – CBC News, April 25, 2013:

“Dr. Donald Low’s Widow To Continue End-Of-Life Fight” – CBC News, Sept. 25, 2013

“Not Dead Yet!” – by Jim Derksen, March 4, 2014, Geez Magazine.

“MP Steven Fletcher says legal doctor-assisted suicide is 'inevitable’; Conservative MP introduced 2 private member's bills in House of Commons today”– CBC News, March 27, 2014:

“We need our laws to continue to uphold our Canadian Commitment to care” – UM Today, republished from the Winnipeg Free Press print edition April 10, 2014 A11

“Death With Dignity?” – UM Today, April 16, 2014

“Physician-Assisted Suicide: the Great Canadian Euthanasia Debate”  by Professor Arthur Schafer, The International Journal of Law and Psychiatry, Volume 36, Issues 5–6, September–December 2013, Pages 522–531.


Dying with Dignity

DIGNITAS (organization involved in assisted suicide of Susan Griffiths in Zurich)

“Euthanasia and Assisted Suicide in Canada” – Library of Parliament Research Publication, revised February 15, 2013

“The Canadian Bioethics Companion – Chapter 3: End of Life Issues” – an online textbook for Canadian Ethicists and Health Care Workers

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