An Ontario Superior Court ruling is expected today on whether an elderly, terminally ill man will be allowed an assisted death.
Court documents show the man — who says he has lived a “wonderful and exciting life” — was diagnosed in 2012 with lymphoma.
He’s currently bed-ridden and in unbearable pain and his family, physicians and a psychiatrist say they support his request to die.
In an affidavit, the 80-year-old married grandfather says he understands that the drug injection he plans to have administered will result in his certain
Both the federal and provincial governments have said they will not oppose the man’s wish for a doctor-assisted death