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Wednesday, February 21, 2024
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No right from vaccine mandates

SAN FRANCISCO — The Ninth Circuit upheld dismissal of a lawsuit brought by a University of California, Irvine, medical professor who lost his job because he refused to get a Covid-19 vaccine. This was no violation of his equal protection and due process rights, as there is no “appropriate historical example” that establishes a “fundamental right” to be free of workplace vaccine mandates.

Read the ruling here.

Categories / Appeals, Briefs, Civil Rights, Education, Employment, Health

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