1/ BREAKING: "STATEMENT OF PLAINTIFFS ON DECISION REGARDING PRELIMINARY INJUNCTION ISSUED IN SOUTHWELL V MCKEE" We are grateful that the Judge recognized the significant & irreparable harm being suffered by children in [RI] who are subject to mandatory mask wearing in schools"
2/ As the Judge stated: “The Court finds that these children are suffering and reasonably infers that children
across the state are suffering with the mask mandate.”
3/ The Judge recognized that these parents presented evidence and arguments “sufficient to establish a
reasonable, good-faith policy disagreement with [the state’s] approach to combating COVID-19.”
4/ The Judge found also that “Dr. McDonald indicated that some other states’ surgeon generals opposed
masking ”. What is most distressing is that the Judge found that Dr. McDonald and the Department of
Health “had not done a “cost-benefit analysis” when considering masking.”
5/ As was stated by Dr. McDonald in his testimony, no child in RI has died because of Covid-19.
6/ Of course we are disappointed in the decision which appears to give the Governor and Department of
Health unlimited powers overriding parents and their children’s health concerns.
7/ This is particularly true where there have been no public hearings to debate the efficacy of masks in schools in stopping the spread of Covid-19, or the harm being suffered by children in schools being forced to wear masks.
8/ We are encouraged by the Judge’s admonition that Courts may not give to the Department of Health a
“bottomless pit of deference” to its emergency rules in the future. We will be reviewing the decision and
our options for appeal in due course.

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@GovDanMcKee 1/ In light of these (attached) data, why not end the school mask mandate NOW, and make masking optional for those parents who wish to have their children masked in school? Image
2/ There have been ZERO pediatric deaths FROM covid-19 in RI since the pandemic began maskeraderi.com/?p=28; RI joins 7 other states with that distinction: "7 states reported zero child deaths...0.00%-0.03% of all child C19 cases resulted in death" aap.org/en/pages/2019-…
3/ The RI average daily pediatric hospital census in RI with OR from covid-19 has been <1 since schools re-opened, and was ZERO 8 of the first 10 days of November, through today maskeraderi.com/?p=32 Image
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1/ The futility of public masking for the prevention of community respiratory viral transmission: from the 1918 influenza pandemic through the 2020-21 covid-19 pandemic maskeraderi.com/?p=11
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🧵Polio vs. C19 Vaccine Trials
1/Vaccinating Children for Polio v. Covid-19: Controlled (placebo & obs controls) 1954 polio vax field trial jamanetwork.com/journals/jama/… for a lethal, crippling childhood illness involved ~1.83 million total, ~1.35 million in paralytic polio analysis
2/ Covid-19 RCT fda.gov/media/153409/d… for 5 to 11 year olds given Pfizer mRNA vax involved ~2300 for a disease whose mortality in the pediatric age range approaches ZERO, while childhood “long covid” = “long pandemic” (i.e.,=psychosomatic)
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1/ Finally proof China created Covid? Group of online sleuths fought to discover if the virus was engineered by scientists in Wuhan lab at the heart of probe into the pandemic's origins
dailymail.co.uk/news/article-1…
2/ "despite testing markets, farms and no fewer than 80,000 animal samples spanning dozens of species across China, no evidence has emerged for a similar chain of early 'zoonotic' infections — transmitted from animals to humans — in SARS-CoV-2"
3/"May 2020 Alina (Chan) discovered that, compared with 2003 SARS virus which evolved rapidly in the early months as it adapted to human beings, the virus causing C19 seemed — rather unusually — to be already well adapted to infecting human bodies from first detection in Wuhan"
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1/ SOUTHWELL V. MCKEE, 10/25/21, PLAINTIFFS’ POST-HEARING MEMORANDUM OF LAW IN SUPPORT OF MOTION FOR PRELIMINARY INJUNCTION
andrewbostom.org/wp-content/upl…
2/ “Dr. McDonald attempted to mislead this Court as to the seriousness of the threat of COVID-19 to children by citing to 3 pediatric COVID-19 deaths from last year... Dr. Bostom proved...[t]here have been no COVID-19 deaths of anyone under age 24 in Rhode Island”
3/“Nor do scare mongering about pediatric COVID-19 hospitalizations bear scrutiny. There has been an average of about one pediatric hospitalization in the state since the Executive Order was issued.”
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1/4 For RI journalists: 4 VIDEO thread from RI Superior Ct testimony in Southwell v. McKee exposing the pseudo-scientific “basis” of @RIHEALTH covid-19 policies affecting schoolchildren, esp. masking
2/4 (Link to Superior Court testimony neither Dr. McDonald nor defense counsel’s <=1 minute “cross examination” could rebut:
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