By misrepresenting yourself as vaccinated when entering schools, mass transit, workplaces, gyms, or places of worship, you put yourself and others around you at risk of contracting COVID-19. — The FBI
By misrepresenting yourself as vaccinated when entering schools, mass transit, workplaces, gyms, or places of worship, you put yourself and others around you at risk of contracting COVID-19. — The FBI
The CDC is warning states to remove COVID-19 vaccine-card templates as pro-Trump forums spread tips on how to forge the document
  • The CDC has told states to remove COVID-19 vaccine card templates to prevent forgery.
  • Anti-vaxxer and pro-Trump forums have spread instructions on how to create the cards.
  • The FBI has said forging the cards is illegal and it puts others in harm's way.
Pro-Trump forums, such as patriots.win, have posted photos and links on how to create a false COVID-19 vaccination card.

NBC News added that other sites, such as 4chan and QAnon and gun forums, have given instructions on how to forge the document as well.

The FBI issued a public statement on March 30 warning people that creating a fake COVID-19 vaccination card is illegal.

"By misrepresenting yourself as vaccinated when entering schools, mass transit, workplaces, gyms, or places of worship, you put yourself and others around you at risk of contracting COVID-19," the bureau said in the statement.

The anti-vaccination movement has made the rollout of the COVID-19 immunization more difficult and potentially threatened to slow an end to the pandemic. Misinformation about the vaccine has been rampant, but social media platforms such as Twitter and Facebook have vowed to combat it by banning users or removing posts.
Read the full article: https://www.businessinsider.com/pro-trump-forums-spread-tips-forge-covid-vaccine-cards-cdc-2021-4