Plan B http://nwpr.org en Washington to Appeal Plan B Ruling http://nwpr.org/post/washington-appeal-plan-b-ruling <p>OLYMPIA - Washington will appeal a recent federal ruling on the state&rsquo;s pharmacy regulations. Last month a federal district court judge found the state&rsquo;s rules on dispensing medications unconstitutional. At the heart of the case is emergency birth control pills. Ruby de Luna reports. Thu, 22 Mar 2012 12:44:48 +0000 Ruby de Luna 5299 at http://nwpr.org Judge Finds State Pharmacy Rules Unconstitutional http://nwpr.org/post/judge-finds-state-pharmacy-rules-unconstitutional <p>TACOMA, Wash. -- A federal judge in Tacoma has ruled that Washington&lsquo;s pharmacy regulations are unconstitutional.</p><p>The regulations require pharmacies and pharmacists to fill prescriptions and to do them in a timely manner. The judge found the state&rsquo;s rules infringe on pharmacists&rsquo; right to religious freedom by requiring them to dispense emergency contraception also known as Plan B. Thu, 23 Feb 2012 13:44:41 +0000 Ruby de Luna 3652 at http://nwpr.org Judge Finds State Pharmacy Rules Unconstitutional Federal Court To Rule On State’s Rx Rules http://nwpr.org/post/federal-court-rule-state%E2%80%99s-rx-rules <p>TACOMA, Wash. -- A federal judge in Tacoma is scheduled to rule Wednesday on Washington&rsquo;s pharmacy regulations. Ruby de Luna reports that the main question before the court is whether the state&rsquo;s rules violate the religious rights of pharmacists. Wed, 22 Feb 2012 15:46:08 +0000 Ruby de Luna 3594 at http://nwpr.org Federal Court To Rule On State’s Rx Rules