right to privacy

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n right to privacy right to be free of unsanctioned intrusion
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Quotations

  • Ruth Bader Ginsberg
    Ruth Bader Ginsberg
    “The emphasis must be not on the right to abortion but on the right to privacy and reproductive control.”

Usage

In literature:

Beyond my two early points, the right to privacy and the mother-tongue, what are the generalizations to be drawn from my data?
"A Straight Deal" by Owen Wister
Has it any right to privacy?
"Gala-days" by Gail Hamilton
Had he not sent her there that she might be private; and what right had any one to invade such privacy?
"He Knew He Was Right" by Anthony Trollope
Each house had a right to deliberate in privacy.
"Our Legal Heritage, 5th Ed." by S. A. Reilly
The gates of the Minster Precincts are still closed on this day to maintain the right of privacy.
"Weather and Folk Lore of Peterborough and District" by Charles Dack
But we cannot deny the news media the privilege of covering it, unless you wish to claim the right to privacy.
"The Colors of Space" by Marion Zimmer Bradley
I've got a right to my own privacy.
"Nobody" by Louis Joseph Vance
I had a right to visit them in the privacy of their cells, from morn till the hour for retiring in the evening.
"The Prison Chaplaincy, And Its Experiences" by Hosea Quinby
He decided that it was not only his right, but his duty, to kiss her in the privacy of her own flat, with none but a relative present.
"A Great Man" by Arnold Bennett
She had been right in assuming that he dared not trust himself to the tempting privacy of the letter.
"Ancestors" by Gertrude Atherton
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In news:

If you think you have a right to privacy at work, it may be time to wake up.
There's a debate brewing about the line between public safety and your right to privacy.
A motorist jailed for a minor offense in 2005 says two New Jersey jails violated his privacy rights by subjecting him to a strip search.
'Homeland' Asks: After 9/11, Who Has the Right to Privacy .
'The Kids Grow Up' turns the lens on home videos and the right to privacy .
Right to privacy needed.
Right to privacy RSS.
Identify laws that exist to protect their right to privacy .
What advice would you offer your peers about staying safe and protecting their right to privacy when using the Internet.
Residents have the right to privacy , too.
Privacy rights aside, your online past is out there, waiting to be found.
The Supreme Court ruled to allow a cross to remain on government land and heard arguments on privacy rights for people who sign political petitions.
Facebook takes away users' right to vote on privacy policy.
Woman wants to advocate for reporting rape, victims' privacy rights.
DailyBreeze.com is committed to protecting your right to privacy .
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