Justice Department Appeals No Age On Plan-B

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(Washington, D.C.) The Justice Department is appealling a judge’s order removing age limits to purchase the Plan-B pill.

Previoudly,the pill could only be sold to those 17 or older.

Tuesday, the FDA lowered the age to 15.

The pill can sometimes stop fertilization from tsking place.

Plan-B is different from RU-486, also known as ‘the abortion pill,’ which can cause an abortion early in a pregnancy.

The Justice Department claims the judge exceeded his authority and his decision should be suspeneded while the appeal is underway.

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