Hot News Stories (11/24/14)Posted: November 24, 2014
Politico (Washington, DC)
Additional details came out Friday on how insurers should keep funds used for abortions separate from federal funds — a response to that September GAO report finding that the rules were being widely ignored.
Los Angeles Times (Los Angeles, CA)
California’s new affirmative-consent law is the first-of-its-kind, “yes means yes,” statute requiring all public and private colleges that receive state money for student financial aid to incorporate affirmative-consent language into their sexual-assault policies. But it may be too little, too late.
KATU News (Portland, OR)
The Food and Drug Administration emergency contraception, or the Plan B morning after pill for all ages, without a prescription, last year. But KATU’s test found there are still challenges for teens that could send them to the wrong place for emergency contraception, no matter what their parents believe about the subject.