Soul Pattinson cuts ties with anti-contraceptive pharmacist

Pharmacy franchise Soul Pattinson has cut ties with a pharmacist who has received public criticism for refusing to sell contraceptive products.

The Thurgoona Soul Pattinson Chemist, located in an outer suburb of Albury, came under fire last week when a picture of a note that had been placed in a packet of oral contraceptives was posted on Facebook.

As previously reported by Pharmacy News, Simon Horsfall, the pharmacy owner, routinely slips a note into every oral contraceptive