New York Doctor Charged With Abortion And Strangulation In Allegedly Forcing Girlfriend To Swallow Morning After Pill

Law Professor Jonathon Turley posted this abortion case that is nothing short of bizarre. I doubt it will get much mainstream coverage.

It should be interesting to see how this case turns out.

JONATHAN TURLEY

6137541_GThere is a highly disturbing case out of New York where a Hudson Valley anesthesiologist, Thomas Pfeiffer, 44, had been charged with strangulation, abortion and assault after he allegedly choked a woman and forced her to swallow a “morning after” pill after she told him she was pregnant. The abortion charge is relatively rare in criminal cases.

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NYC:”morning-after pill” to students

NYC schools give out morning-after pills to students — without telling parents

NYPost
By SUSAN EDELMAN and CYNTHIA R. FAGEN
Last Updated: 12:53 PM, September 23, 2012

NYC schools give out morning-after pills to students — without telling parents

The Department of Education is giving morning-after pills and other birth-control drugs to students at 13 high schools, The Post has learned.

School nurse offices stocked with the contraceptives can dispense “Plan B” emergency contraception and other oral or injectable birth control to girls without telling their parents — unless parents opt out after getting a school informational letter about the new program.

CATCH — Connecting Adolescents To Comprehensive Health — is part of a citywide attack against the epidemic of teen pregnancy, which spurs many girls — most of them poor — to drop out of school.

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