Can the U.S government force everybody to get vaccinated against COVID-19 ?


I mean when they develop vaccine some day in the future.

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  • Judith
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    1 month ago
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    The US government has never forced anyone to be vaccinated so I doubt very much they would force anyone to be vaccinated against covid19.  If they passed such a law it would be overturned as being non-constitutional.

    However, schools can require students be vaccinated against any and all diseases for which there are vaccines; e.g. measles, mumps, chicken pox, croup, etc.  While a parent might file a lawsuit against this, I've never heard of a school's rule in this regard being overturned when their child has been prohibited from attending school because they failed to be vaccinated.

    Hopefully soon there will also be a vaccine for covid19.

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