Some Pharmacies Refuse to Fill Birth Control Prescriptions

Kay Pharmacy in Grand Rapids, Mich., looks like any other pharmacy. But while the aisles are stocked with adhesive bandages, pain relievers and allergy medicines, some things are not for sale: condoms and other forms of birth control. Owner Mike Koelzer sent a letter to 200 of his customers in 2002, advising them that he would no longer be filling prescriptions for contraceptives. "We probably had 80 percent of those that were angry," Koelzer said. "But I was and am willing to lose the...Full Story
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