U.S. appeals court rules New York City can order teachers, staff to get COVID vaccine

A syringe is filled with a dose of Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine at a pop-up community vaccination center at the Gateway World Christian Center in Valley Stream, New York, U.S., February 23, 2021. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid

Sept 27 (Reuters) - A federal appeals court on Monday ruled that New York City can order all teachers and staff to get the COVID-19 vaccine, reversing a previous decision that had put the mandate on hold.

Reporting by Dan Whitcomb, Editing by Rosalba O'Brien

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