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Plaintiffs argue Louisiana citizens have “a fundamental right to decide whether to obtain or reject medical treatment.”

More than 80 health care workers are suing two Louisiana hospital chains over the health systems’ COVID-19 vaccine mandates for employees.

Both lawsuits contain similar allegations and were filed by attorney Jimmy Faircloth in the 15th Judicial District Court in Lafayette. Faircloth once served as executive counsel to former Gov. Bobby Jindal.

The health care plaintiffs are seeking temporary and permanent injunctions against the vaccine mandates, as well as declaratory judgements against Ochsner Lafayette General Medical Center and Our Lady of Lourdes Regional Medical Center. …