January 8, 2019

Dead Enough

Taquisha McKitty, the woman at the centre of legal challenges concerning the definition of death died (or maybe died again) on December 31st  2018.  Taquisha died, […]
February 7, 2017

Health Care Consent Act and Wahl

Personal empowerment in health care – a response to: Health Care Consent, Advance Care Planning, and Goals of Care Practice Tools: The Challenge to Get it […]
November 7, 2016

“Brain Death” and discontinuing “treatment.”

Sometimes it helps to have a quasi-judicial body say something that ought to be obvious.  The Consent and Capacity Board has released two rulings that make […]