Hot News Stories (12/17/13)Posted: December 17, 2013
Wall Street Journal (New York, NY)
The IUD, the most effective form of birth control, is making a comeback more than 30 years after a generation of women was scared away from the long-term birth-control device by the faulty Dalkon Shield.
RH Reality Check (USA)
On Monday, a federal judge ruled that an assortment of New York Catholic institutions do not have to comply with the birth control benefit in the Affordable Care Act, holding the accommodation for religiously affiliated nonprofit entities was not enough to protect religious liberties.
Miami Herald (Miami, FL)
Birth control is a basic form of healthcare that benefits countless women and their families every day. Unfortunately, some 40 for-profit companies are trying to take away access to this basic preventive care for Americans.