Right to Privacy


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Right to Privacy

The right not to be violated without one's consent. For example, the right to privacy includes the right to be secure in one's own person or home. The right to privacy in guaranteed in many jurisdictions. Other jurisdictions that do not explicitly provide a right to privacy may provide some protections. For example, a government may prohibit searches in a private area without a warrant.
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The Children's Act, in contrast, provides that all children have a self-standing right to privacy regarding their 'health status' (section 13(1)(d), Children's Act).
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The proposals fail to address an individual's right to privacy and the need to fight international terrorism, TDs and Senators said.