NYC Makes Plan B Available in 13 High Schools

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School officials in New York City are making the morning-after pill available to high school girls in 13 public schools.

The New York Department of Education said girls as young as 14 will be able get the so-called Plan B pill without parental consent.
    
The Plan B pill can cause abortions.
    
The pilot program is called "Connecting Adolescents to Comprehensive Health" or "CATCH."

The program allows girls to receive the prescriptions from Health Department doctors.
    
Parents will have to opt out of the program if they don't want their daughters to participate.

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