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I'm originally from New Jersey where I spent most of my life. I now live in North Carolina with my husband and 4 children. I'm an attorney

SUPREME COURT OVERTURNS ROE v. WADE: Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization (June 24, 2022)

by Diane Rufino, June 25, 2022 “Make no mistake, abortion on-demand is not a right guaranteed by the Constitution. No serious scholar, including one disposed to agree with the Court’s result (referring to Roe v. Wade) has argued that the … Continue reading

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THE SUPREME COURT RULES ON THE MOST SIGNIFICANT SECOND AMENDMENT CASE: NY State Rifle & Pistol Association v. Bruen (June 23, 2022)

by Diane Rufino, June 23, 2022 Mark Levin has called the most recent Supreme Court ruling on the meaning and intent of the Second Amendment “the most significant Second Amendment case since Heller and McDonald.”  (landmark Second Amendment cases, 2008 … Continue reading

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WHEN THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT COMES FOR YOUR GUN RIGHTS & LIBERTIES

by Diane Rufino, June 14, 2022 As we all know, our inalienable rights do not come from government; they come from our Creator, endowed at our creation, and are recognized by nature’s law. Our rights are recognized in our constitutions … Continue reading

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A Fundamental Question and Some Fundamental, Yet Contested, Truths

by Diane Rufino, June 6, 2022 I’ve been asking this fundamental question for many years now: Is too much individual freedom ultimately destructive of the greater prize – liberty?   Our Founding Fathers expressed their vision for an independent united … Continue reading

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A Parent’s Bill of Rights – What Every Parent is Entitled To

by Diane Rufino, March 29, 2022 We cannot and must not forget that the brains of school-age children have not finished developing. They can’t process, analyze, appreciate, or comprehend the consequences of the adult topics that are being forced on … Continue reading

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Highlight on Gerrymandering and the Right of the People to Vote Fairly and Equally

by Diane Rufino, March 17, 2022 The term “Gerrymandering” refers to the act of manipulating the boundaries of voting districts to achieve some political advantage. The term was coined during Massachusetts Governor Elbridge Gerry’s tenure, who, in 1812, redrew the … Continue reading

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The Danger in Stereotyping Individuals

by Diane Rufino, March 26, 2022 Human beings come in all shapes, sizes, forms, and appearances, and with the passing of time, we are seeing an even greater diversity, mostly of a progressive nature. The so-called “window-dressing” is becoming more … Continue reading

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A Parent’s Bill of Rights

by Diane Rufino (with content provided by Kelly Mann of the John Locke Foundation), February 14, 2022 I have recently become active in my community and most particularly, I’ve gotten involved in keeping on eye on the administration of the … Continue reading

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NULLIFICATION: The Rightful Remedy Whose Time Has Finally Come

by Diane Rufino, January 28, 2022 Introduction:   “Trick or Treat” (Episode 51, Season 3, BOSTON LEGAL) –  Jerry Espenson, friend of Alan Shore and attorney at Boston Legal, is on trial for perjury. In Alan Shore’s office, he is sitting behind … Continue reading

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Supreme Court Rules & Blocks OSHA’s Vaccine Mandate for Businesses

a review by Diane Rufino, January 13, 2022 NATIONAL FEDERATION OF INDEPENDENT BUSINESSES v. DEPARTMENT OF LABOR, OSHA FACTS of the CASE:  The Secretary of Labor, acting through the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), enacted a vaccine mandate on … Continue reading

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