Massachusetts Right of Privacy Act

The Massachusetts Right of Privacy Act is a state statutory law that codifies the common law right of privacy of Massachusetts residents, first recognized in Commonwealth v. Wiseman.[1] The statute provides that a person shall have a right against unreasonable, substantial or serious interference with his privacy. Applicability The right of privacy applies only to […]

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Illinois Constitutional Right to Privacy

Illinois Constitution, Article I, Section 6 “The people shall have the right to be secure in their persons, houses, papers and other possessions against unreasonable searches, seizures, invasions of privacy or interceptions of communications by eavesdropping devices or other means.” IL Const., Art. 1, § 6. The Constitution further provides “[e]very person shall find a […]

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