European Court Backs Mandatory Vaccinations For Children : Coronavirus Updates – NPR
European Court of Human Rights President Robert Spano delivered the court’s ruling on vaccine mandates, saying the benefits of such laws outweigh the intrusion into privacy.
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European countries can legally require childhood vaccinations, the European Court of Human Rights ruled on Thursday. The decision covers preschool vaccinations for children, but it could also have an impact on the EU’s battle to control the COVID-19 pandemic.