Public health agencies and citizens should employ legal approaches to hold parents accountable for refusing to vaccinate their children. The judiciary would craft an effective response to defeat the threat posed by these parents. Public-nuisance law may offer a legal mechanism to hold vaccine objectors liable for their actions.
Challenging Personal Belief Immunization Exemptions: Considering Legal Responses,
Mich. L. Rev. First Impressions
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