Definition of 'civil liberty'
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But the civil liberties and human rights lobbying group is an essential part of the argument. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Too many criminals have escaped punishment by using civil liberties and human rights' laws. The Sun (2007)In no way will the constitutional rights or civil liberties of any American citizen be infringed. Times, Sunday Times (2015)In an emergency, you have to sacrifice a certain amount of civil liberties. The Sun (2008)Our rights and civil liberties are quietly being taken from us and a free Press is under threat. The Sun (2012)There is a balance to be struck between the individual 's civil liberty and the necessity for investigations to proceed. Times, Sunday Times (2013)With martial law in place since March, civil liberties and human rights have been discarded. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Back then, in the first flush of office, he gave a rousing speech on civil liberties. Times, Sunday Times (2009)
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