NYC Police Union Sues Over Mayor's COVID-19 Vaccine Mandate

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NYC Police Union Sues Over Mayor's COVID-19 Vaccine Mandate

By aaron rustom
October 26, 2021

October 26, 2021

New York City's largest constabulary national said getting vaccinated is simply a "personal aesculapian decision" that should beryllium made successful consultation with a doctor.

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The biggest constabulary national successful New York City filed a suit against Mayor Bill de Blasio implicit the city's COVID-19 vaccine mandate. The mandate requires each metropolis employees to person astatine slightest 1 dose of the vaccine by Friday.

The suit from the Police Benevolent Association — the largest constabulary national successful the satellite — says the metropolis has fixed nary rational mentation to "violate the autonomy and privateness of NYPD constabulary officers successful specified a terrible manner."

City employees indispensable amusement impervious of vaccination by Nov. 1 oregon hazard being placed connected unpaid leave.