Administration of Plan B Contraceptives to Victims of Rape

By HLI Staff / April 23, 2013 / Comments Off on Administration of Plan B Contraceptives to Victims of Rape
plan b contraception on shelf

May victims of rape be administered a “Plan B” (levonorgestrel-only) contraceptive? Catholic bishops, ethicists, and researchers have given a variety of answers to this question. Some forbid its use entirely, others permit it only after certain tests are done, still others allow it every time a victim of rape seeks care. This disparity in policy…

Read More

Abortion Facts Video Series:

Resource Articles:

pregnant woman

Abortion

Birth Control

Population Control

Marriage, Family, & Sexuality

LGBTQ Issues

spilling bottle of pills

End-of-Life Issues

3D rendering of an artificial insemination or in-vitro fertilization of an egg cell

Reproductive Technology