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Judge Orders 'Morning-After' Pill Be Sold Over-the-Counter to Those Under 17

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Judge Orders 'Morning-After' Pill Be Sold Over-the-Counter to Those Under 17

April 05, 2013

http://abcnews.go.com/Health/morning-pill-sold-counter/story?id=18889946#.UXGD6PGdYTZ

 

Source - ABC News


The "morning-after" pill, also known as Plan B, could land on drugstore shelves right next to the condoms and cough drops as early as May. Speaking at a news conference, Dr. Cora Collette Breuner, a pediatrician at Seattle Children's Hospital, commented on the ruling.

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