Prohibition of euthanasia in Canada operated since 1993. Now voluntary withdrawal of life for patients with serious and incurable diseases officially permitted. Recently for violating the law was supposed to 14 years imprisonment for the doctor who committed the crime.
Now every mentally healthy person who is physically or psychologically from a serious and incurable diseases can consult a doctor to commit euthanasia.
Note, not necessarily that the patient was in the last stages of the disease. Enough of a confirmed fact that the disease is incurable and brings the patient much suffering. Most often resort to euthanasia in the case of cancer.
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