Stories tagged: Plan B
Tue., June 28, 2016, 8:46 a.m.
Supreme Court rejects Washington pharmacists’ appeal of Plan B rule
WASHINGTON (AP) – The Supreme Court is allowing Washington state to require pharmacies to dispense Plan B or other emergency contraceptives, rejecting an appeal from pharmacists who said they have …
Fri., July 24, 2015
Appeals court rules pharmacists must make Plan B, other contraceptives available in Washington
Washington pharmacists who have religious objections to abortion or birth control can be sanctioned by the state if they send customers to another store for emergency contraception, a federal appeals …
Thu., Dec. 20, 2012, 8:42 p.m.
Murray jokes about Boehner’s Plan B
WASHINGTON — U.S. Sen. Patty Murray joked today that with House Speaker John Boehner embracing “Plan B,” women’s issues are progressing in Congress.
Wed., Dec. 7, 2011, 6:38 p.m.
FDA overruled: No to younger teens getting morning-after contraception without prescription
In a surprise move with election-year implications, the Obama administration’s top health official overruled her own drug regulators and stopped the Plan B morning-after pill from moving onto drugstore shelves …
Fri., Dec. 17, 2010
‘Plan B’ rule to be maintained
OLYMPIA – Washington’s Board of Pharmacy voted Thursday to not move forward with changing a rule that prohibits pharmacies from refusing to dispense all legal drugs, including the morning-after contraceptive …
Fri., Nov. 5, 2010
State to change rules on dispensing Plan B
OLYMPIA – Washington’s Board of Pharmacy has voted to go ahead with changing a rule that prohibits pharmacies from refusing to dispense all legal drugs, including the morning-after contraceptive “Plan …
Thu., April 23, 2009
FDA expands availability of Plan B pill
WASHINGTON – Seventeen-year-olds will be able to buy the “morning-after” emergency contraceptive without a doctor’s prescription, a decision that conservatives denounced as a blow to parental supervision of teens but …
Thu., July 17, 2008
Library, police station have new home
The Liberty Lake police chief and library director heaved sighs of relief Tuesday night after the City Council voted to approve Plan B – purchasing a building on East Mission …