Daniella Lyman, Author at LawNow Magazine

About Daniella Lyman

Daniella Lyman was an associate lawyer at McLennan Ross LLP. For further information with respect to Personal Directives, please contact any member of the firm's Wills and Estates Practice Group.

Medical Assistance in Dying and its Enforceability in a Personal Directive

The Supreme Court of Canada upheld a blanket prohibition on assisted dying in its 1993 decision Rodriguez v. British Columbia (AG), in which the Court stated that aiding or abetting a person to commit suicide was considered a criminal offence. Many argued that this left individuals with an unfair choice between killing themselves while still […]

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Daniella Lyman
Daniella Lyman was an associate lawyer at McLennan Ross LLP. For further information with respect to Personal Directives, please contact any member of the firm's Wills and Estates Practice Group.
 


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