Slaying of nursing-home patient renews questions about medical assistance in dying

The alleged murder of an ailing nursing-home patient by her spouse on Monday has renewed questions about Quebec’s law on medical assistance in dying, especially when it comes to those who might be suffering from dementia. On Tuesday, Michel Cadotte was charged with second-degree murder in the death of Jocelyne Lizotte, a patient of the…

via Slaying of nursing-home patient renews questions about medical assistance in dying — Montreal Gazette

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