confidential communication


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confidential communication

n.
A statement made to someone, such as one's physician, attorney, priest, or spouse, who cannot be legally compelled to divulge the information.
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Blanche was in confidential communication with Mrs.
Meantime Lucas Beaumanoir walked in a small garden belonging to the Preceptory, included within the precincts of its exterior fortification, and held sad and confidential communication with a brother of his Order, who had come in his company from Palestine.
A long and confidential communication now succeeded, during which the young man received some additional insight into his duty, from the experience and native acuteness of his commander, and then the former took his leave.
As we were waiting for the lift she came hurrying along the corridor, with her eyes fastened on Miss Haldin's face, and drew her aside as if for a confidential communication.
Her deceased mother had established the business, and on that parent's demise she had appropriated a secret capital of fifteen shillings to establishing herself in it; the existence of such capital in a pillow being the last intelligible confidential communication made to her by the departed, before succumbing to dropsical conditions of snuff and gin, incompatible equally with coherence and existence.
Pardiggle, in return, make any confidential communication to Mr.
This again demonstrates that there exists serious security flaws in the GMR-2 cipher, and it is crucial for service providers to upgrade the cryptographic modules of the system in order to provide confidential communication," the researchers said in the paper.
Data encryption relies on random numbers to encrypt and decrypt confidential communication.
Arroyos lawyer said under a case considered urgent, the UN body will send a confidential communication to the government of the accuseds country.
Thus, if the redacted information contains confidential communication protected by the attorney-client privilege, the privilege was not waived.
In California, it is illegal to intentionally record a confidential communication without the consent of all parties to the communication.
The bill provides that there is no liability and no cause of action against a licensed clinical social worker, marriage and family therapist, or mental health counselor (collectively known as psychotherapists) when the psychotherapist makes a disclosure of otherwise confidential communication regarding a patient or client to the potential victim, appropriate family member, or law enforcement or other appropriate authorities.

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