Assisted dying

Majority of Liberal voters disagree with assisted dying for minors, people with mental illnesses

More than half of Liberal voters, however—and Canadians in general—support assisted dying rights for those who are not facing foreseeable death, according to an exclusive Forum Research Inc. poll.

During the debate on assisted dying, Justice Minister Jody Wilson-Raybould (left) and Health Minister Jane Philpott argued that more study needed to be done before granting access to mature minors and people with mental illness. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright

By RACHEL AIELLO

PUBLISHED : Wednesday, July 13, 2016 12:00 AM

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