State comptroller to probe Ethiopian birth control shot

By JPOST.COM STAFF
July 14, 2013 16:01

State Comptroller Yosef Shapira on Sunday announced he will probe allegations that the state persuaded Ethiopian immigrant women to take birth control shots (Depo-Provera) without proper explanation of their function or side effects.

The probe comes after several MKs lobbied Shapira to look into the matter.


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