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New Scottish law makes period products free for all

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Scottish government says it is the first in the world to legally protect the right to access free period products. Schools, colleges and universities must make a range of period products available for free in their bathrooms. A mobile phone app also helps people find the nearest place such as the local library or community center. The bill was introduced by Scottish Parliament lawmaker Monica Lennon.
3 months ago·Edinburgh, United Kingdom

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