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Assisted-dying bill returns, Greens elect new leader – October 5, 2020

Assisted-dying bill returns, Greens elect new leader – October 5, 2020

October 5, 2020 5:14 pm
Federal, Video

 



With a court-imposed December deadline to change Canada’s medically-assisted dying law, the government has re-introduced its bill from the previous session of Parliament. Peter Van Dusen welcomes Justice Minister David Lametti to discuss the legislation and the timing.

Annamie Paul, the new leader of the Green Party of Canada, discusses her win this past weekend and where she wants to take the party.

And journalists Joël-Denis Bellavance (La Presse), Susan Delacourt (Toronto Star), and Erica Ifill (The Hill Times and Bad + Bitchy podcast) analyze the latest developments.