Justice forces couple to vaccinate three-year-old son in the interior of SP

Measles is a highly contagious viral infection.

Measles is a highly contagious viral infection.

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Parents do not want "intervention" in the child's organism; prosecutor sees risk to child and community

A ruling by the Sao Paulo Court of Justice compels a Paulínia couple to vaccinate their three-year-old son, setting a precedent for dealing with growing resistance to vaccination and the consequent spread of diseases considered eradicated - the current case of measles.

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