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SCOTUS refuses to allow religious exemption to vaccine mandates

The Supreme Court on Monday refused to block New York’s requirement that health care workers be vaccinated against the coronavirus even when they cite religious objections. In dissent, Justice Neil Gorsuch wrote that “Thousands of New York health care workers face the loss of their jobs and eligibility for unemployment benefits,” because of their opposition to abortion—the source of cell lines used in some vaccines. [1]