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Tue Sep 14, 2021, 07:10 PM

New York Health Care Workers Get Reprieve from COVID Vaccine Mandate as Judge Blocks It [View all]

Source: Newsweek

New York health care workers were granted some reprieve from the state's COVID-19 vaccine mandate as the judge temporarily paused its enforcement after a group of workers sued, calling the mandate unconstitutional.

A group of 17 health care professionals, including doctors and nurses, sued the state of New York for violating their Constitutional rights by not allowing religious exemptions for the state's vaccine mandate, arguing against it in a lawsuit Monday.

"The same front line health care workers hailed as heroes by the media for treating COVID patients before vaccines were available, including the Plaintiffs herein, are now vilified by the same media as pariahs who must be excluded from society until they are vaccinated against their will," the lawsuit said.

Judge David Hurd in Utica ruled in the group's favor, issuing an order temporarily blocking New York from enforcing its COVID-19 vaccine mandate.

Read more: https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/us/new-york-health-care-workers-get-reprieve-from-covid-vaccine-mandate-as-judge-blocks-it/ar-AAOrw9J

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