Privacy and the Limits of Law

@article{Gavison1980PrivacyAT,
  title={Privacy and the Limits of Law},
  author={Ruth E. Gavison},
  journal={Yale Law Journal},
  year={1980},
  volume={89},
  pages={1}
}
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