1. Lawyer: Challenge to NYC’s vaccination order in the works  Idaho Statesman
  2. New York declares measles emergency, blasts misinformation fueling outbreak  New Straits Times
  3. How Bad Can the NYC Measles Outbreak Get?  Live Science
  4. Editorial: NYC measles outbreak a warning for LI  Newsday
  5. Mayor De Blasio Addresses Brooklyn Measles Outbreak  CBS New York
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In a rare order, New York City is requiring residents of a heavily Orthodox Jewish neighbourhood to be vaccinated for measles. Now the question is how officials intend to enforce that demand.In a rare order, New York City is requiring residents of a heavily Orthodox Jewish neighbourhood to be vaccinated for measles. Now the question is how officials intend to enforce that demand.

How NYC plans to enforce its measles vaccination order | CTV News

Anyone who resists could be fined up to $1,000. Those who can't afford the vaccinations will be given them for freeAnyone who resists could be fined up to $1,000. Those who can't afford the vaccinations will be given them for free

New York declares public health emergency, orders mandatory measles vaccinations after Brooklyn outbreak | National Post

Anyone who resists could be fined up to $1,000. Those who can't afford the vaccinations will be given them for freeAnyone who resists could be fined up to $1,000. Those who can't afford the vaccinations will be given them for free

New York declares public health emergency, orders mandatory measles vaccinations after Brooklyn outbreak | National Post

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio declares a public health emergency in parts of Brooklyn in response to a measles outbreak, requiring unvaccinated people living in the affected areas to get the vaccine or face fines. New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio declares a public health emergency in parts of Brooklyn in response to a measles outbreak, requiring unvaccinated people living in the affected areas to get the vaccine or face fines.

With low inoculation rates in some communities, a bill sponsor said New York was “on the verge of a public health crisis.”With low inoculation rates in some communities, a bill sponsor said New York was “on the verge of a public health crisis.”

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“We are in the midst of a #measles outbreak. People in violation of our order to get vaccinated against measles will get a violation and could be fined $1,000 per instance.”

Commissioner Oxiris Barbot on Twitter: "We are in the midst of a #measles outbreak. People in violation of our order to get vaccinated against measles will get a violation and could be fined $1,000 per instance.… https://t.co/LIpu31vCOX"

“New Yorkers can get vaccinated at @nycHealthy's immunization clinics: https://t.co/zfIUDgR4Sg or call @nyc311 to find a location to get vaccinated. Read the Commissioner's Order: https://t.co/rcG4wksbkm”

Commissioner Oxiris Barbot on Twitter: "New Yorkers can get vaccinated at @nycHealthy's immunization clinics: https://t.co/zfIUDgR4Sg or call @nyc311 to find a location to get vaccinated. Read the Commissioner's Order: https://t.co/rcG4wksbkm… https://t.co/FFfbYc8HsX"

“The measles vaccine is safe. It's effective. It works. We have issued a public health emergency in zip codes 11205, 11206, 11211 and 11249. Don't wait, get vaccinated NOW. Go to https://t.co/ZOPW8rxxXE for more information. https://t.co/ggRQVwhbdy”

Mayor Bill de Blasio on Twitter: "The measles vaccine is safe. It's effective. It works. We have issued a public health emergency in zip codes 11205, 11206, 11211 and 11249. Don't wait, get vaccinated NOW. Go to https://t.co/ZOPW8rxxXE for more information.… https://t.co/5dNwFqWyBB"

“NYC is under a public health emergency in response to a rapidly growing measles outbreak. There have been 465 confirmed cases of the disease across the country, 250 in NYC alone. @tonydokoupil reports from Brooklyn where the outbreak is affecting the Orthodox Jewish community”

Norah O'Donnell🇺🇸 on Twitter: "NYC is under a public health emergency in response to a rapidly growing measles outbreak. There have been 465 confirmed cases of the disease across the country, 250 in NYC alone. @tonydokoupil reports from Brooklyn where the outbreak is affecting the Orthodox Jewish community"

This is a public health crisis, the welfare of children and vulnerable adults is at stake and there's a way to stop it: New Yorkers must be immunized.This is a public health crisis, the welfare of children and vulnerable adults is at stake and there's a way to stop it: New Yorkers must be immunized.

New York City's measles outbreak is a warning for Long Island | Newsday

Measles has been much in the news lately, and rightly so. New York is one of the epicenters of a growing epidemic that poses a serious threat. There have been 285 confirmed cases since the outbreak began last fall; 21 of those led to hospitalizations, including five admissions to intensive care units.Measles has been much in the news lately, and rightly so. New York is one of the epicenters of a growing epidemic that poses a serious threat. There have been 285 confirmed cases since the outbreak began last fall; 21 of those led to hospitalizations, including five admissions to intensive care units.

Dr. de Blasio’s timely prescription: He and his health officials are right to demand vaccinations in the throes of a measles outbreak - New York Daily News Dr. de Blasio’s timely prescription: He and his health officials are right to demand vaccinations in the throes of a measles outbreak</a></p> </figcaption> </figure> <figure> <amp-img width="330" height="194" src="https://www.thesun.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/NINTCHDBPICT000482110368.jpg?strip=all&quality=100&w=1200&h=800&crop=1" class="attachment-better-amp-small size-better-amp-small wp-post-image" alt="" srcset="https://www.thesun.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/NINTCHDBPICT000482110368.jpg?strip=all&quality=100&w=1200&h=800&crop=1" sizes="(max-width: 300px) 300vw, 300px"></amp-img> <figcaption> 'ANTI-VAXXER' parents have been hosting the parties in hopes their kids will be infected with the deadly virus because they believe it would make them immune to it. City health officials blasted the parties in Brooklyn, New York.ANTI-VAXXER parents are hosting “measles parties” so their kids can contract the deadly virus instead of getting the jab, it has been reported. City health officials blasted parents aft… <p><a href="http://glbnews.com/url.html?p=https://www.thesun.co.uk/news/8831200/anti-vaxxer-parents-measles-parties-vaccine/" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">Anti-vaxxer parents hold ‘measles parties’ to give their kids the deadly virus so they become immune and don't need MMR jab</a></p> </figcaption> </figure> <figure><amp-ad layout="fixed" width=300 height=250 type="adsense" data-ad-client="ca-pub-3459615361745091" data-ad-slot="7166573532"> </amp-ad></figure> <figure> <amp-img width="330" height="194" src="https://i.dailymail.co.uk/1s/2019/04/09/23/12073588-0-image-a-15_1554849361151.jpg" class="attachment-better-amp-small size-better-amp-small wp-post-image" alt="" srcset="https://i.dailymail.co.uk/1s/2019/04/09/23/12073588-0-image-a-15_1554849361151.jpg" sizes="(max-width: 300px) 300vw, 300px"></amp-img> <figcaption> The measles outbreak in Brooklyn, primarily among Orthodox Jewish children, prompted New York City on Tuesday to declare a public health emergency.The measles outbreak in Brooklyn, primarily among Orthodox Jewish children, prompted New York City on Tuesday to declare a public health emergency. <p><a href="http://glbnews.com/url.html?p=https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6903821/New-York-orders-mandatory-measles-vaccinations-blasts-misinformation-fueling-outbreak.html" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">New York parents are holding 'measles parties' to infect their kids instead of getting vaccinated | Daily Mail Online</a></p> </figcaption> </figure> <figure> <figcaption> <p><a href="http://glbnews.com/url.html?p=https://www.unilad.co.uk/news/parents-holding-dangerous-measles-parties-to-expose-unvaccinated-kids-to-the-disease/" target="_blank" rel="nofollow"> Parents Holding Dangerous ‘Measles Parties” To Expose Unvaccinated Kids To The Disease</a></p> </figcaption> </figure> <figure> <amp-img width="330" height="194" src="https://images.dailyhive.com/20190409092206/View-of-Manhattan-from-Brooklyn-Bridge.-%40clembruleh.jpg" class="attachment-better-amp-small size-better-amp-small wp-post-image" alt="" srcset="https://images.dailyhive.com/20190409092206/View-of-Manhattan-from-Brooklyn-Bridge.-%40clembruleh.jpg" sizes="(max-width: 300px) 300vw, 300px"></amp-img> <figcaption> Following one of the largest measles outbreaks in decades, individuals living, working or residing in select zip codes of Brooklyn are ordered toFollowing one of the largest measles outbreaks in decades, individuals living, working or residing in select zip codes of Brooklyn are ordered to <p><a href="http://glbnews.com/url.html?p=https://dailyhive.com/mapped/travel-news/new-york-city-public-health-emergency-measles-2019" target="_blank" rel="nofollow"> New York City declares public health emergency following measles outbreak | Daily Hive Mapped </a></p> </figcaption> </figure> <figure> <amp-img width="330" height="194" src="https://static.timesofisrael.com/www/uploads/2019/04/000_1FF6IO-1-1024x640.jpg" class="attachment-better-amp-small size-better-amp-small wp-post-image" alt="" srcset="https://static.timesofisrael.com/www/uploads/2019/04/000_1FF6IO-1-1024x640.jpg" sizes="(max-width: 300px) 300vw, 300px"></amp-img> <figcaption> Health department takes step after hundreds of measles cases reported in ultra-Orthodox communities in WilliamsburgHealth department takes step after hundreds of measles cases reported in ultra-Orthodox communities in Williamsburg <p><a href="http://glbnews.com/url.html?p=https://www.timesofisrael.com/nyc-authorities-threaten-to-close-brooklyn-yeshivas-over-unvaccinated-students/" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">NYC authorities threaten to close Brooklyn yeshivas over unvaccinated students | The Times of Israel</a></p> </figcaption> </figure> <figure> <amp-img width="330" height="194" src="https://www.cp24.com/polopoly_fs/1.4372285.1554826738!/httpImage/image.jpg_gen/derivatives/landscape_620/image.jpg" class="attachment-better-amp-small size-better-amp-small wp-post-image" alt="" srcset="https://www.cp24.com/polopoly_fs/1.4372285.1554826738!/httpImage/image.jpg_gen/derivatives/landscape_620/image.jpg" sizes="(max-width: 300px) 300vw, 300px"></amp-img> <figcaption> Health officials Tuesday ordered nearly everyone in a heavily Orthodox Jewish New York City neighbourhood to be vaccinated for measles or face fines, reviving a public-health strategy that experts say hasn't been used in the U.S. in recent memory.Health officials Tuesday ordered nearly everyone in a heavily Orthodox Jewish New York City neighbourhood to be vaccinated for measles or face fines, reviving a public-health strategy that experts say hasn't been used in the U.S. in recent memory. <p><a href="http://glbnews.com/url.html?p=https://www.cp24.com/world/nyc-orders-mandatory-vaccines-for-some-amid-measles-outbreak-1.4372281" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">NYC orders mandatory vaccines for some amid measles outbreak | CP24.com </a></p> </figcaption> </figure> <figure> <amp-img width="330" height="194" src="https://s3.amazonaws.com/cordillera-network/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2019/02/12104737/measles.png" class="attachment-better-amp-small size-better-amp-small wp-post-image" alt="" srcset="https://s3.amazonaws.com/cordillera-network/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2019/02/12104737/measles.png" sizes="(max-width: 300px) 300vw, 300px"></amp-img> <figcaption> Hundreds of cases of the measles have prompted a public health emergency in New York City. <p><a href="http://glbnews.com/url.html?p=https://ksby.com/healthy-living/2019/04/09/measles-outbreaks-worsen" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">Measles outbreaks worsen | KSBY.com</a></p> </figcaption> </figure> <figure> <amp-img width="330" height="194" src="https://www.theglobeandmail.com/resizer/CQic9G0g_M3iFa7IAhjwYyCPvRE=/560x0/filters:quality(80)/arc-anglerfish-tgam-prod-tgam.s3.amazonaws.com/public/SUQYKEXCAFCE7E4SYRVIRMJX24.JPG" class="attachment-better-amp-small size-better-amp-small wp-post-image" alt="" srcset="https://www.theglobeandmail.com/resizer/CQic9G0g_M3iFa7IAhjwYyCPvRE=/560x0/filters:quality(80)/arc-anglerfish-tgam-prod-tgam.s3.amazonaws.com/public/SUQYKEXCAFCE7E4SYRVIRMJX24.JPG" sizes="(max-width: 300px) 300vw, 300px"></amp-img> <figcaption> The outbreak is part of a broader resurgence in the United States, with 465 cases reported in 19 states so far this year, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and PreventionThe outbreak is part of a broader resurgence in the United States, with 465 cases reported in 19 states so far this year, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention <p><a href="http://glbnews.com/url.html?p=https://www.theglobeandmail.com/world/article-new-york-orders-mandatory-measles-vaccinations-blasts-misinformation/" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">New York orders mandatory measles vaccinations, blasts misinformation fueling outbreak - The Globe and Mail</a></p> </figcaption> </figure> <figure> <amp-img width="330" height="194" src="https://media.fox29.com/media.fox29.com/photo/2018/12/28/Measles%20germs%20pic_1546020282274.png_6564173_ver1.0_640_360.jpg" class="attachment-better-amp-small size-better-amp-small wp-post-image" alt="" srcset="https://media.fox29.com/media.fox29.com/photo/2018/12/28/Measles%20germs%20pic_1546020282274.png_6564173_ver1.0_640_360.jpg" sizes="(max-width: 300px) 300vw, 300px"></amp-img> <figcaption> People not vaccinated for the measles as required under&nbsp;a new public health order by the City of New York have 48 hours to do so before legal action could be taken. People not vaccinated for the measles as required under&nbsp;a new public health order by the City of New York have 48 hours to do so before legal action could be taken. <p><a href="http://glbnews.com/url.html?p=http://www.fox5dc.com/news/nyc-declares-health-emergency-over-measles-outbreak" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">NYC declares health emergency over measles outbreak - Story | WTTG</a></p> </figcaption> </figure> </div> </div> </div> <amp-animation id="showAnim" layout="nodisplay"> <script type="application/json"> { "duration": "600ms", "fill": "both", "iterations": "1", "direction": "alternate", "animations": [ { "selector": "#scrollToTopButton", "keyframes": [ { "opacity": "1", "visibility": "visible" } ] } ] } </script> </amp-animation> <!-- ... and the second one is for adding the button.--> <amp-animation id="hideAnim" layout="nodisplay"> <script type="application/json"> { "duration": "200ms", "fill": "both", "iterations": "1", "direction": "alternate", "animations": [ { "selector": "#scrollToTopButton", "keyframes": [ { "opacity": "0", "visibility": "hidden" } ] } ] } </script> </amp-animation> <!-- ... and the second one is for adding the button.--> <button id="scrollToTopButton" on="tap:top-page.scrollTo(duration=200)" class="scrollToTop">⌃</button> <footer class="better-amp-footer "><div class="better-amp-footer-nav"> </div> <amp-analytics type="googleanalytics"><script type="application/json">{"vars":{"account":"UA-55602305-8"},"triggers":{"trackPageview":{"on":"visible","request":"pageview"}}}</script></amp-analytics></footer></div></body></html>