Dozens Protest New York's COVID-19 Vaccine Mandates Outside Staten Island Courthouse

A group of protesters gathered outside a Staten Island courthouse on Friday, September 3, amid ongoing demonstrations against New York’s COVID-19 vaccine mandates.

On August 16, New York City passed an emergency executive order requiring proof of vaccination to enter indoor entertainment, recreation, dining, and fitness facilities.

On the same day, New York state announced vaccine requirements for health-care workers at hospitals and long-term care facilities.

This footage filmed by Twitter user @islvny shows dozens rallying with signs and chanting “We will not comply.” Credit: @islvny via Storyful

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