QUICK HIT: Judge Rules FDA Must Reconsider OTC Plan B for Young Women

Yesterday, U.S. District Judge Edward R. Korman ruled that the FDA must make Plan B (emergency contraception) available to 17 year olds over-the-counter, and that they must review whether to make it OTC regardless of age. The ruling is a strong rebuke to a Bush Administration FDA that consistently allowed politics to trump science when it came to emergency contraception. RHReality Check has more.


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