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December 16, 2021

VACCINE MANDATE UPDATE: Sixth Circuit Denies Challengers’ Request for Full-Court Review

On December 15, 2021, in an order accompanied by sharply divided concurring and dissenting opinions, the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals declined the mandate challengers’ request to bypass a normal three-judge panel and proceed to an en banc hearing before all circuit judges.  The challengers presumably requested this unusual procedure due to the largely conservative make up of the court.