Wednesday, May 11, 2016
medically assisted death.
Oliphant, who chaired the committee that examined the issue, says Bill C-14 doesn't meet the ruling of the Supreme Court of Canada in the Carter case. He said the Trudeau government's feeble compromise does not meet the concerns of his constituents nor his own conscience.
It is a tough issue, no question, but, true to form, Trudeau buckled at the first opportunity.
Oliphant's views mirror the criticisms leveled by legal campaigner, B.C. lawyer Joe Arvay, who appeared before the justice committee last week.