A group of restaurants and businesses have filed suit against Mayor Bill de Blasio in opposition to a mandate requiring proof of vaccination at city eateries, gyms, movie theaters and other establishments, new court papers show.

The businesses argue that the mandate violates their constitutional rights and unfairly targets certain establishments but not others like churches, grocery stores, schools, offices and medical facilities, the lawsuit filed Tuesday in Staten Island Supreme Court alleges.

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NEBRASKA AG: Docs Can Prescribe Ivermectin, Hydroxychloroquine

Nebraska’s attorney general says he won’t seek disciplinary action against doctors who prescribe off-label drugs to treat and prevent coronavirus infections, as long as they get informed consent from patients and don’t engage in misconduct. The office of Attorney General Doug Peterson released a legal opinion saying it didn’t see data to justify legal action against healthContinue reading NEBRASKA AG: Docs Can Prescribe Ivermectin, Hydroxychloroquine

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