Women’s Groups Decry Appeal On Morning-After Pill

tiffany267:

The irony – PP invites this disgusting tyrant responsible for the murder of civilians by drones, to speak at their function, then seem surprised when he has no respect for reproductive rights (or any rights for that matter). Maybe it will be a lesson to PP that the Demoncraps are as evil as the Refuglycans.

Originally posted on Black America Web:

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration’s decision to appeal a court order lifting age limits on purchasers of the morning-after pill set off a storm of criticism from reproductive rights groups, who denounced it as politically motivated and a step backward for women’s health.

“We are profoundly disappointed. This appeal takes away the promise of all women having timely access to emergency contraception,” Susannah Baruch, Interim President & CEO of the Reproductive Health Technologies Project, said in a statement late Wednesday.

“It is especially troubling in light of the Food and Drug Administration’s move yesterday to continue age restrictions and ID requirements, despite a court order to make emergency contraception accessible for women of all ages. Both announcements, particularly in tandem, highlight the administration’s corner-cutting on women’s health,” Baruch said. “It’s a sad day for women’s health when politics prevails.”

The FDA on Tuesday had lowered the age at which…

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