NYC Measles Outbreak Declared Public Health Emergency

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Wednesday, April 10th
New York City has declared a public health emergency amid a measles outbreak that is mostly impacting the Orthodox Jewish community. Mayor Bill de Blasio says Yeshiva schools that don't require all of their students to get vaccinated will face fines or closure.

For more KCBS Radio's Stan Bunger and Susan Leigh Taylor spoke with Lawrence Schiffman, New York University Professor of Hebrew and Judaic Studies.