Useful Links


SCC 1988 Morgentaler decision resources:

R v Morgentaler [1988] (The Judgment)

Abortion: Constitutional and Legal Developments (Library of Parliament resource)

“Clarifying facts on Canada’s abortion law, or lack of” (Letter to editor by former PEI Supreme court Justice Gerard Mitchell, The Guardian, May 22, 2014)

s.287 of the Criminal Code (abortion law that was struck down in the 1988 Morgentaler decision, then s.251)


Canada Health Act resources:

Canada Health Act

Canada Health Act: Overview and Options (Library of Parliament resource)

Canada Health Act Annual Reports (Link to Health Canada’s CHA’s Annual Reports, 2002 to 2013)

The Canada Health Transfer: Changes to Provincial Allocations (Library of Parliament resource)