NY Judge Rejects Delay Of Wider Plan B Access

Law360, New York (May 10, 2013, 2:04 PM EDT) -- A New York federal judge on Friday refused to suspend his order mandating unfettered access to Plan B and similar emergency contraception, but said he would delay requiring compliance so that the Obama administration can pursue a "frivolous" appeal at the Second Circuit.

U.S. District Judge Edward R. Korman's denial of a stay was not surprising, and in a 17-page opinion, he expanded on pointed remarks he delivered at a Tuesday hearing, slamming the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services' "bad-faith, politically motivated decision" to...
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