PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — With the battle over abortion heating up, some pharmacists say the Plan B morning-after pill is flying off the shelves. They say they’re having trouble keeping the over-the-counter medication in stock.Stray Bullet Kills Man Eating Thanksgiving Dinner Inside Norristown Home, Police Say
Those pharmacists say some women are afraid as states move to tighten abortion laws.Philadelphia Sets New Record With 501st Homicide In Single Year After Man Killed In East Mount Airy
“They’re afraid they might get into something that would hold them from getting an abortion,” pharmacist Sarah Alameddine said. “The demand has been high, it will continue to be high.”Man Charged After Juvenile Shot In Alleged Road Rage Incident In Lehigh County, Police Say
So far, there’s been no word from the manufacturers of the morning-after pill if some other factor might account for its increase in demand.