Vaccine mandates surviving legal attacks as companies weigh options
FILE PHOTO: A customer pushes a shopping cart at a Walmart store in Chicago, Illinois, U.S. November 23, 2016. REUTERS/Kamil Krzaczynski/File Photo

ATLANTA — Some fear the COVID-19 vaccine is more harmful than the virus itself. Some argue that vaccine requirements violate their personal privacy rights. Others contend only they should be able to decide what goes into their bodies. The debate playing out nationwide between the anti-vaxxers and those who embrace the shot comes at a time when many companies are grappling with whether to require their employees to get the COVID-19 vaccine. The chaos notwithstanding, the issue has largely been settled by the courts, at least so far. In recent months, a number of challenges to vaccine mandates a...