Does my child have to be vaccinated for COVID-19?

Kendra McKinney, Family Law Partner at BLM, explores recent Family Court decisions on childhood vaccination for Today's Family Lawyer.

"One of the reasons why discussions over vaccinating has become so contentious is because it strikes at the heart of an issue parents feel strongly about – what is in their child’s best interests?

"When more than one person holds parental responsibility for a child and those with parental responsibility cannot agree on if the child should receive a vaccine or not then the courts intervention and adjudication can be sought."

Click here to read the article in full, which has been published in Today's Family Lawyer.

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