NYC Temporarily Blocked From Imposing School Vaccine Mandate (1)

Sept. 25, 2021, 11:08 PM

New York City’s school system, the largest in the U.S., has been temporarily blocked from imposing a mandate forcing teachers and other staff to get vaccinated against Covid-19, according to a ruling from a federal judge.

That mandate is scheduled to go into effect on Monday at midnight.

Late Friday, a judge from the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit referred the case to a three-judge panel “on an expedited basis.” The hearing will take place on Wednesday, Reuters reported.

The presidents of the city’s teachers and principals unions this week urged Mayor Bill de Blasio to push ...

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