UCLA and Cal State LA students are quarantined because of measles

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"Prevent Measles" poster displayed by the Public Health Department, Minneapolis, MN, February 14, 1939. Photo credit: City of Minneapolis Archives/CC BY 2.0, via Flickr

More than 900 UCLA and Cal State LA students and staff have been quarantined to prevent the spread of measles. Meanwhile in Sacramento, a hearing this week on a measles bill drew lots of protestors. Hundreds of people lined up to comment against a bill that would strengthen vaccine requirements.

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Guests:
Hannah Wiley - legislative reporter for the Sacramento Bee, Dr. Johan Bester - bioethics director at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas School of Medicine

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Madeleine Brand

Producers:
Sarah Sweeney, Michell Eloy, Yael Even Or, Alexandra Sif Tryggvadottir, Caitlin Plummer, Rosalie Atkinson, Amy Ta