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Philippine top court approves controversial law giving poor women access to free birth control

By Agence France-Presse
Tuesday, April 8, 2014 7:45 EDT
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Philippine top court approves controversial birth control law (via AFP)

Millions of poor people in the Philippines will have access to free contraceptives for the first time after the nation’s top court on Tuesday approved a deeply controversial birth control law. The Supreme Court’s ruling was hailed by supporters as a…



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