The Carter ruling is correct, though I don’t agree with it

The Supreme Court of Canada struck down the Criminal Code provisions making assisted suicide illegal: In a charter precedent that will go down in the history books as Carter vs. Canada, the court unanimously struck down the ban on providing a doctor-assisted death to mentally competent but suffering and "irremediable" patients. The emphatic, unanimous ruling prompted … Continue reading The Carter ruling is correct, though I don’t agree with it

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The unluckiest man in Quebec

Supreme Court says this poor sod loses a $27-million jackpot because thermal printers are kinda slow. http://t.co/Ta1ZLQVl7o — Doug Saunders (@DougSaunders) January 29, 2015 I feel awful for this poor guy, but if the convenience store clerk was telling the truth - that he warned him that his second ticket was for the following week's … Continue reading The unluckiest man in Quebec