Vaccine Law Opponents Cleared To Start Recall Of SenatorOpponents of California's new vaccine law have been cleared to begin collecting signatures to recall the legislation's author.
1st U.S. Measles Death In 12 Years Reported In Washington StateFor the first time in 12 years, a person in the U.S. has died from the measles, health officials said.
Jim Carrey Calls Gov. Brown A 'Fascist' For Signing Mandatory School Vaccination BillThe actor, who believes there is a link between vaccinations and autism, took to Twitter to let his 14 million followers know how much he truly hates the bill, calling Governor Jerry Brown a “corporate fascist.”
State Senate Approves Controversial School Vaccination BillThe bill would prohibit parents from seeking vaccine exemptions for their children because of religious or personal beliefs. It is now headed to the Assembly.
Elmo, U.S. Surgeon General Urge Children To Get Their VaccinationsThe U.S. Surgeon General has teamed up with Elmo from Sesame Street to appeal to children directly about getting vaccinated.
Avowed Anti-Vaxxer Mom Has Change Of Heart As All 7 Kids Develop Whooping CoughA Canadian woman refused to vaccinate her children and resisted the urging of relatives to reconsider her anti-vax stance has now charged her tune after all seven of her unvaccinated children developed whooping cough.
California Mandatory School Vaccination Bill Stalls Amid Angry DebateA California vaccination bill that has generated intense debates pitting personal rights against public health stalled in the state Senate Wednesday, with lawmakers saying it could unconstitutionally deprive unvaccinated children of an adequate education by barring them from schools.
Security Stepped Up At State Capitol After Vaccine Bill Author Receives Death ThreatsSecurity has been stepped up at the state capitol Tuesday night after the author of a bill that would make it harder for parents to opt out of vaccinations for their children received death threats.
Mandatory Vaccine Bill Passes 1st Hurdle In Sacramento Despite Passionate Protests
Marin County Supes Vote 4-1 in Support Of Proposed State Law Banning Vaccination Exemptions; Want AmendmentsThe Marin County Board of Supervisors voted Tuesday in support of proposed state legislation that would eliminate all but medical exemptions to vaccination requirements of children.
California Teachers Not Subject To Same Vaccinations Rules As Students
California Legislators Introduce Bill Abolishing Parents' Immunization ExemptionsTwo California lawmakers who want to make sure as many schoolkids as possible get immunized announced a new bill in Sacramento on Wednesday that would no longer allow parents to exempt their children from vaccines simply because it goes against their personal beliefs.