Bush Plan B Decision Slammed as Unscientific

Staff Writer

A federal court today chided the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for putting politics before science in assessing Plan B, the emergency contraceptive. The U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York ordered the agency to allow sales of Plan B to 17-year-olds without a prescription, which its own scientists had supported but the agency had ruled against. 

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