Can you be fired if you’re afraid to take the COVID-19 vaccine?

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A nurse at Saint Anthony Hospital draws a dose Wednesday, Dec. 23, 2020, of the first of the two Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccinations for a hospital worker at the facility in Chicago. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)

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Employment attorney Patrick Dolan of Siegal & Dolan joins Steve Bertrand on Chicago’s Afternoon News to discuss employment law regarding the coronavirus pandemic, including whether or not employers can legally terminate you if you refuse to take the COVID-19 vaccine in Illinois.

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