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Anti-vaccination groups attacks mother, advocate for flu immunization

A local mother has been the focus of hundreds of online attacks by an anti-vaccine group on Facebook. It started when Jill Promoli posted on her advocacy group's Facebook page about the importance of immunization. She told her personal story of how despite having the flu shot, her toddler Jude died from the virus in 2016. Jill Promoli, the founder of "For Jude, for Everyone," speaks about her experience.
A local mother has been the focus of hundreds of online attacks by an anti-vaccine group on Facebook. It started when Jill Promoli posted on her advocacy group's Facebook page about the importance of immunization. She told her personal story of how despite having the flu shot, her toddler Jude died from the virus in 2016. Jill Promoli, the founder of "For Jude, for Everyone," speaks about her experience. 8:13