Vermont Coalition for Vaccine Choice http://wamc.org en Some Vermont Parents Object to Vaccine Exemption Form http://wamc.org/post/some-vermont-parents-object-vaccine-exemption-form <p>Vermont Health Department officials have rewritten rules designed to implement a new law on childhood immunizations, but some parents aren't satisfied with how those changes are being made.<br><br>An earlier draft of the rules said when parents want to exempt their child from vaccinations they need to sign a form implying they agree with the Health Department's assessment of the vaccines' risks and benefits. Parents who have expressed skepticism about vaccines say that's compelled speech, and that it violates the First Amendment.<br> Thu, 29 Nov 2012 22:30:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 52994 at http://wamc.org