COVID-19 News, DISCRIMINATION—RELIGIOUS—E.D. Wis.: LPN fired for refusing COVID-19 testing advances religious bias claim, (Nov 22, 2021)

By Brandi O. Brown, J.D.

She asked for an exemption from the policy requiring regular testing, claiming that her Hebrew Roots religion required her to decline medical intervention in the absence of sickness.

An LPN who worked at a skilled nursing facility and was fired after refusing COVID-19 testing when her request for an exemption was denied will procee ...