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Feb 25, 2016, 12:10 ET Assisted Dying recommendations will not protect people

TORONTO, Feb. 25, 2016 /CNW/ - The Euthanasia Prevention Coalition (EPC) is a national organization representing groups and individuals representing medical, personal and disability perspectives...


Dec 15, 2015, 11:06 ET Canadian Government reports on euthanasia and assisted suicide

TORONTO, Dec. 15, 2015 /CNW/ - The Provincial-Territorial Advisory Group on Physician-Assisted Dying released its report yesterday. The Euthanasia Prevention Coalition (EPC) was not surprised by the...


Dec 01, 2015, 16:34 ET Euthanasia Prevention Coalition applauds Quebec court for granting injunction preventing introduction of euthanasia law

MONTREAL, Dec. 1, 2015 /CNW/ - The Québec Superior Court made the right decision by declaring an injunction to prevent the Québec euthanasia law from coming into effect on December 10, 2015. The...


Oct 30, 2015, 10:00 ET Montreal Symposium: Theory and Reality about Euthanasia

MONTREAL, Oct. 30, 2015 /CNW/ - The Physicians' Alliance against Euthanasia, the Living with Dignity network and the Euthanasia Prevention Coalition are coming together for a one day conference on...


Jun 12, 2013, 11:00 ET Response by the Euthanasia Prevention Coalition (EPC) to the Quebec government plan to legalize euthanasia through the back-door

TORONTO, June 12, 2013 /CNW/ - The Quebec government seems intent on decriminalizing euthanasia through the back door. If Quebec goes through with this, it will affect all of Canada. The Euthanasia...


Mar 17, 2013, 16:20 ET EPC wants BC Court of Appeal to reverse errors in assisted court decision

TORONTO, March 17, 2013 /CNW/ - The Euthanasia Prevention Coalition (EPC), an intervener in the assisted suicide case at the BC Court of Appeal, is asking the BC Court of Appeal to reverse the errors ...


Jun 15, 2012, 15:18 ET BC Supreme Court Decision to Legalize Assisted Suicide & Euthanasia, A Recipe for Elder Abuse that Threathens the Safety, Security and Equality of Canadians.

TORONTO, VANCOUVER, LONDON, June 15, 2012 /CNW/ - The BC Supreme Court released its decision in Carter v. AG Canada today. The decision carves exceptions into the laws allowing Assisted Suicide and...


Apr 03, 2012, 09:38 ET Euthanasia Prevention Coalition speaks out Against Global News Attack on People With Disabilities

TORONTO, April 3, 2012 /CNW/ - The 16 x 9 GLOBAL News edition "Taking Mercy" (March 16, 2012) is an affront to Canadians with disabilities and may be construed as hate speech under certain human...


Apr 21, 2010, 22:16 ET Bill C-384 was strongly defeated by a vote of 228 to 59

LONDON, ON, April 21 /CNW/ - Bill C-384, the private members bill that would have legalized euthanasia and assisted suicide in Canada was strongly defeated by a vote of 228 to 59. We would like to...


Oct 01, 2009, 13:34 ET Persons with disabilities protest Bill C-384

LONDON, ON, Oct. 1 /CNW/ - Steve Passmore, a person with a disability, will voice his opposition to Bill C-384 - the bill that would legalize euthanasia and assisted suicide - and that represents a...