freedom of assembly


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Related to freedom of assembly: freedom of religion, Freedom of association
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Noun1.freedom of assembly - the right to peaceably assemble and to petition the government for redress of grievances; guaranteed by the First Amendment to the US Constitution
civil right - right or rights belonging to a person by reason of citizenship including especially the fundamental freedoms and privileges guaranteed by the 13th and 14th amendments and subsequent acts of Congress including the right to legal and social and economic equality
law, jurisprudence - the collection of rules imposed by authority; "civilization presupposes respect for the law"; "the great problem for jurisprudence to allow freedom while enforcing order"
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Freedom of thought, freedom of assembly and religion, copyright and privacy, all pivot on a single, higher right: the right to communicate by mutual consent with other individuals possessing the same dignity, the same power of choice.
We would like to remind the authorities of their positive obligations to promote a society free from discrimination and to safeguard citizens' rights to freedom of assembly and freedom of expression as outlined by the December 2018 BiH Constitutional Court decision on the 2014 Merlinka Festival and the public authorities' failure to ensure the safety of the participants.
The cruel actions of forces are exposing the democratic claims of India in occupied Kashmir where freedom of assembly and expression is brutally suppressed using military might, he added.
He said the freedom of assembly allows refinement of ideas on different issues and more importantly permit for dissemination of good and positive ideas to a wider audience and primarily would be possible through active participation of print and electronic media.
She covers gender politics and the right to appear, bodies in alliance and the politics of the street, precarious life and the ethics of cohabitation, bodily vulnerability and coalitional politics, thoughts on the freedom of assembly, and whether one can lead a good life in a bad life.
"We have raised our concerns both publicly and privately about freedom of speech, freedom of the press and freedom of assembly in Turkey," Earnest said.
The index is based on the monitoring and measurement of individual and personal freedoms according to 76 criteria in several areas, including the rule of law, procedural, civil and criminal justice, security and safety, freedom of movement of citizens and foreigners, religious freedom, freedom of the establishment of civil society organizations, freedom of assembly, the extent of independence of organizations, freedom of expression, freedom of the press, laws regulating media content, free access to the Internet, freedom of personal relationships and economic freedom.
ySTANBUL (CyHAN)- Visiting Council of Europe (CoE) Secretary-General Thorbjorn Jagland met with a number of Turkish officials on Tuesday with an agenda to press Turkey to do more for media freedoms, freedom of speech, freedom of assembly, independence of the judiciary and gender equality and to continue the fight against corruption and violence towards women.
US State Department spokesperson Jen Psaki said the order undermines Sri Lanka's longstanding and proud democratic traditions, including freedom of speech and freedom of assembly.
The government should ensure that its citizens can exercise their fundamental rights of freedom of assembly, expression, and
Referring to the incident, a UN spokesperson said that that the right to freedom of expression and freedom of assembly are fundamental and should be respected.

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