PHARMACY EXECUTIVES BRACE FOR CONTROVERSY OVER PLAN B

Supermarkets have been walking a tightrope amid the high-profile battle over pharmacists who refuse to fill contraceptive prescriptions on moral grounds.While a number of drug stores and mass merchants have been hit by the media over pharmacists who won't dispense the so-called "morning after" pill, Plan B, from Barr Pharmaceuticals, Woodcliff Lake, N.J., or in the case of Wal-Mart Stores, Bentonville,

Supermarkets have been walking a tightrope amid the high-profile battle over pharmacists who refuse to fill contraceptive prescriptions on moral grounds.

While a number of drug stores and mass merchants have been hit by the media over pharmacists who won't dispense the so-called "morning after" pill, Plan B, from Barr Pharmaceuticals, Woodcliff Lake, N.J., or in the case of Wal-Mart Stores, Bentonville, Ark., a corporate decision not to carry the product, supermarket pharmacy executiv

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