COVID-19 News, COVID-19—W.D. Okla.: State can’t preliminarily enjoin directives mandating vaccination of Guard members against COVID-19, (Jan 7, 2022)

By Kathleen Kapusta, J.D.

The mandate, said the court, “should be understood against the backdrop of other military immunization mandates—which date back as far as General George Washington’s mandate that troops in the Continental Army be inoculated against smallpox.”

Denying the State of Oklahoma’s attempt t ...