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How Far Should a Doctor Go? MDs Say They ‘Need Clarity’ on Supreme Court’s Assisted Suicide Ruling

(National Post) – The powerful doctors’ lobby said it is not clear whether the high court has opened the door not just to assisted suicide — where a doctor writes a prescription for a lethal overdose of drugs the patient takes herself — but also to something many physicians find profoundly more uneasy: pushing the syringe themselves.

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