Vaccine

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Vaccine Law Opponents Cleared To Start Recall Of Senator

Opponents of California’s new vaccine law have been cleared to begin collecting signatures to recall the legislation’s author.

07/29/2015

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California Vaccine Law Opponents Cleared To Gather Signatures For Measure To Repeal

California’s secretary of state says the proponents of a ballot measure to repeal the state’s new mandatory vaccination law can begin collecting signatures for their effort.

07/14/2015

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Parents Protest Against Vaccine Law At Golden Gate Bridge; Vow To Overturn It In 2016

Over a hundred parents with their children marched across the Golden Gate Bridge to protest California’s new mandatory vaccine law.

07/03/2015

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Gov. Brown Signs Strict Vaccine Legislation For California Schools

The governor of California has signed a contentious bill to impose one of the strictest school vaccination laws in the country.

06/30/2015

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California Lawmakers Pass Strict School Vaccination Bill; Legislation Headed To Governor

A controversial bill that makes it harder for parents to opt out of childhood vaccinations faces one more vote in the state legislature Monday before California’s Gov. Brown weighs in.

06/29/2015

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Federal Panel Leaves 2 New Meningitis Vaccines For Teens Up To Parents, Doctors

A federal panel has given a weak endorsement to two expensive new meningitis shots, declining to recommend the vaccines for all teens and leaving the decision to parents and doctors.

06/24/2015

Opponents of SB277 at a rally in front of the State Capitol in Sacramento on June 9, 2015. (CBS)

Lawmaker Against California Vaccine Bill SB277 Makes Comparison To Internment Camps

A Central Valley assemblyman blasted a controversial vaccine bill, saying unvaccinated children who would be forced to be home-schooled might feel like they’re in “internment camps.”

06/09/2015

Vaccination

Proposed Law To Require Vaccination For Schoolchildren Faces Long Slog Through Legislature

California lawmakers will take another vote on a controversial bill that would force most children in the state to get recommended vaccinations before they are allowed to attend public schools

04/19/2015

Robert Kennedy Jr. comments on the vaccine debate in Sacramento on April 7, 2015. (CBS)

Robert Kennedy Jr. Backs Off ‘Holocaust’ Comparison In California Vaccine Debate

Robert Kennedy Jr. is apologizing for describing the number of children injured by vaccines as “a holocaust” during an event last week.

04/13/2015

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Mandatory Vaccine Bill Passes 1st Hurdle In Sacramento Despite Passionate Protests

SACRAMENTO (CBS SF) – The fierce debate over whether the state should have the power to force parents to vaccinate their children will continue to rage in California after a bill mandating vaccinations cleared a […]

04/09/2015

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