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Judge Lifts Age Restriction From Plan B

Despite President Obama worrying that “11 year olds” would misuse Plan B, the right to purchase emergency contraception from local pharmacies is now allowed for girls younger than 18. U.S. District Judge Edward Korman lifted the age restriction ban last week. Korman wrote that Plan B is “safe” and that the prior ban was “unscientific,” reported the Los Angeles Times.  

 

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