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Minnesota jury rules pharmacist who denied woman morning after pill didn't violate her rights

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A jury in Minnesota ruled on Friday that a pharmacist did not commit discrimination when he did not fill an emergency contraception prescription for a woman after her prior contraceptive method failed, according to the gender advocacy group Gender Justice .
A jury in Aitkin County found that a pharmacist's decision not to provide an emergency contraception prescription to Andrea Anderson, the plaintiff in the case, after citing his “beliefs” did not constitute discrimination.
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Minnesota pharmacist who refused to fill morning-after pill prescription did not discriminate

Minnesota pharmacist who refused to fill morning-after pill prescription did not discriminate

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A Minnesota jury ruled Friday that a pharmacist who refused to fill a prescription for a morning-after pill because of his "beliefs" did not violate a woman's
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