The Plan B One-Step morning-after pill will now be available to women as young as 15 without a prescription, and will have another three years of protection from generic competition. AP hide caption

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Plan B One-Step might be the only emergency contraceptive available to all ages without a prescription. ASSOCIATED PRESS hide caption

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Administration's Plan For Morning-After Pill Pleases No One

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A federal judge has ordered the Food and Drug Administration to make all levonorgestrel-based emergency contraceptives available to younger teens without a prescription. Scott Olson/Getty Images hide caption

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With Plan B Ruling, Judge Signs Off On Years Of Advocacy

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Plan B is one of two emergency contraceptives available in the U.S. UPI/Landov hide caption

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Plan B is available over the counter for people 17 and older. AP hide caption

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The Morning-After Pill: How It Works And Who Uses It

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Women's Groups Outraged By Ruling On Morning-After Pill

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Teenagers won't be able to the emergency contraceptive Plan B One-Step without a prescription. AP hide caption

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Teenage Girls Will Still Need A Prescription For 'Plan B'

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