BATON ROUGE, La. (KLFY) – The Unities States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit has blocked the Biden’s Administration’s to force vaccines on businesses with 100 or more employees, According to a news release from Louisiana Attorney General Jeff Landry.
Louisiana is pushing back against the Biden administration’s vaccine mandate for private companies. Two lawsuits, one from the state attorney general’s office, the other from a private business, are taking aim at the vaccine requirement.
In response, Attorney General Landry praised the court for granting his emergency motion to stay enforcement of the Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s November 5, 2021, Emergency Temporary Standard (the “Mandate”) pending expedited judicial review.
“The Court’s action not only halts Biden from moving forward with his unlawful overreach, but it also commands the judicious review we sought. The President will not impose medical procedures on the American people without the checks and balances afforded by the Constitution.”