informed consent

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informed consent

Consent given after being provided with fair and full disclosure of all the facts necessary to make an intelligent decision after weighing the relative pros and cons of the situation and the possibility of realistic alternatives.Real estate agents may sometimes represent both buyers and sellers in the same transaction if all parties agree after informed consent.

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The academy students made a strong case for women's right to know and ultrasound legislation as laws that truly respected women.
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She was instrumental in creating the bipartisan effort that succeeded in passing the Women's Right to Know Act after decades of effort.
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