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Tummino v. Hamburg

Categories: Abortion/Contraception,Headlines,Marriage/Family,Supreme Court/courts,Women

Ruling of Federal District Court Judge Edward Korman that Plan B One-Step, the so-called Morning-after pill, should be available without prescription to women of all ages.  Reverses a prior decision of the Food and Drug Administration at the direction of the Secretary of Health and Human Services.  From the U.S. Courts, Eastern District Court of New York.