Birth control

The Supreme Court, Wednesday, July 8, 2020, in Washington. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
WRVA News
July 08, 2020 - 12:55 pm
By JESSICA GRESKO Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — More employers who cite religious or moral grounds can decline to offer cost-free birth control coverage to their workers, the Supreme Court ruled Wednesday, upholding Trump administration rules that could leave more than 70,000 women without...
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In this May 4, 2020, photo, the Supreme Court in Washington. The Supreme Court's third day of hearing arguments by telephone is its first chance at a high-profile case, this one involving the Affordable Care Act.  (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
WRVA News
May 06, 2020 - 11:54 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court heard arguments Wednesday in a dispute involving Trump administration rules that would allow more employers who cite a religious or moral objection to opt out of providing no-cost birth control to women.
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FILE - In this Aug. 26, 2016, file photo, a one-month dosage of hormonal birth control pills is displayed in Sacramento, Calif. AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli, File)
AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli, File)
January 14, 2019 - 11:19 am
SUDHIN THANAWALA , Associated Press OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — A U.S. judge in California on Sunday blocked Trump administration rules, which would allow more employers to opt out of providing women with no-cost birth control, from taking effect in 13 states and Washington, D.C. Judge Haywood Gilliam...
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(Bayer Healthcare Pharmaceuticals via AP)
July 20, 2018 - 4:26 pm
By MATTHEW PERRONE and LINDSEY TANNER , Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The maker of a permanent contraceptive implant subject to thousands of injury reports and repeated safety restrictions by regulators said Friday that it will stop selling the device in the U.S., the only country where it...
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