TITLE

AN EPICC OVERSIGHT: WHY THE CURRENT BATTLE FOR ACCESS TO CONTRACEPTION WILL NOT HELP REDUCE UNINTENDED PREGNANCY IN THE U.S

AUTHOR(S)
Kuhn, Christopher G.
PUB. DATE
March 2007
SOURCE
Health Matrix: Journal of Law-Medicine;Spring2007, Vol. 17 Issue 2, p347
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the inefficiency of the Equity in Prescription Insurance and Contraceptive Coverage Act (EPICC) to reduce unwanted pregnancies in the U.S. It explains the importance of access to contraception and provides a history on the access to contraceptives through several Supreme Court cases, Title X programs and academic disputes. It analyzes the possible outcomes on the enactment of the EPICC and some limitations of current district courts decisions.
ACCESSION #
31120064

 

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