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Right to Privacy

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ISBN-10: 0679744347

ISBN-13: 9780679744344

Edition: N/A

Authors: Ellen Alderman, Caroline Kennedy

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Can the police strip-search a woman who has been arrested for a minor traffic violation? Can a magazine publish an embarrassing photo of you without your permission? Does your boss have the right to read your email? Can a company monitor its employees' off-the-job lifestyles--and fire those who drink, smoke, or live with a partner of the same sex? Although the word privacy does not appear in the Constitution, most of us believe that we have an inalienable right to be left alone. Yet in arenas that range from the battlefield of abortion to the information highway, privacy is under siege. In this eye-opening and sometimes hair-raising book, Alderman and Kennedy survey hundreds of recent cases…    
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Book details

List price: $18.00
Publisher: Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
Publication date: 2/4/1997
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 432
Size: 5.50" wide x 8.50" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 0.748
Language: English

Caroline Bouvier Kennedy was born in New York City on born November 27, 1957 to John F. Kennedy and Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy. She received an A.B. from Radcliffe College in 1979 and a J.D. from Columbia Law School in 1988. She is the author and editor of several books on constitutional law, American history, politics, and poetry including In Our Defense: The Bill of Rights in Action, The Right to Privacy, The Best-Loved Poems of Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis, Profiles in Courage for Our Time, A Patriot's Handbook, A Family Christmas, and She Walks in Beauty - A Woman's Journey through Poems. She has also compiled the interview tapes and written the forward for Jacqueline Kennedy: Historic…    

Authors' Note
Joan W. v. City of Chicago: The Strip Search Cases
People of New York v. Hollman: The Drug Interdiction Cases
New Jersey v. T.L.O.: The School Search Cases
From Griswold to Casey: The Contraception and Abortion Cases
Davis v. Davis: The Frozen Embryos Case
In re A.C.: The Forced Cesarean Case
Quill v. Koppell: The Right-to-Die Cases
Doe v. City of New York: The Other Constitutional Right to Privacy
The Right to Be Let Alone
Hall v. Post: The Case of an Adoption Revealed (Private Facts)
Miller v. NBC: The Case of the Televised Death (Intrusion)
Braun v. Flynt: The Case of the Swimming Pig (False Light)
Arrington v. The New York Times Company: The Case of the Cover Photo (Appropriation)
Cooper v. Anderson: The Sex Tape Case
McCall v. The Sherwood Inn: The Peephole Cases
Soroka v. Dayton Hudson Corp.: Psychological Testing
Shahar v. Bowers: Lifestyle Monitoring
Shoars v. Epson America, Inc.: High-Tech Monitoring
Afterword to the Vintage Edition
An Update