A public-interest legal team has filed comments with the federal government objecting to a planned Centers for Disease Control rule-change that would allow the government to impose forced vaccinations on Americans under certain circumstances. Erin Mersino, senior legal counsel for the Great Lakes Justice Center, explained: “This proposed rule is an abuse of power under the pretext of protecting public safety.

The government increasingly acts without constitutional authority, thereby undermining good governance under the rule of law.” The proposal from the CDC comes in the context of defining government’s power to act against individuals in the case of an outbreak of a communicable disease. READ MORE