The Roots of Sexual Privacy: Warren and Brandeis & the Privacy of Intimate Life
42 Columbia Journal of Law & the Arts 383 (2019)
6 Pages Posted: 6 May 2019
Date Written: April 19, 2019
The most famous law review article of all time is Samuel Warren and Louis Brandeis’s The Right to Privacy. An often overlooked fact is that the roots of that article concerned sexual privacy. This short piece explores this connection.
Keywords: sexual privacy, identity formation, privacy tort, right to be let alone
Suggested Citation: Suggested Citation
Citron, Danielle Keats, The Roots of Sexual Privacy: Warren and Brandeis & the Privacy of Intimate Life (April 19, 2019). 42 Columbia Journal of Law & the Arts 383 (2019), U of Maryland Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2019-06, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3375108
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