- March 2013 Voice for Choice
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- The Attorney General of Canada (AG), Rob Nicholson, has filed his appeal of the decision on the Carter Case reached by the Supreme Court of BC. The appeal will now be heard by the Appeal Court of BC in early March in Vancouver. Whoever loses the appeal court decision will seek leave to appeal to the Supreme Court of Canada.
- Two strangers on Salt Spring Island each had a recurring nightmare of existing in a long term care facility unable to feed or clean themselves. Fortunately we met at a Dying With Dignity presentation by Executive Director Wanda Morris and discovered a voice for change in Canada. A door had opened, and we had a lot of learning to do.
- As a long-time member of Dying With Dignity, my mother firmly believed everyone should have the right to die on their own terms. She spent several hours a week volunteering at a long-term care facility, delivering books to residents. I think she was trying to come to terms with her fears – she was particularly afraid of dementia.