Examples of civil liberty in a Sentence
Freedom of speech is a civil liberty.
Recent Examples of civil liberty from the Web
If Telegram decides to make Dubai its permanent home, users should be discouraged: the United Arab Emirates is known for its ubiquitous state surveillance and minimal civil liberties.
Meanwhile, gun violence, police brutality, racial profiling, hate crimes, poverty, deportations, and attacks on civil liberties continue to be everyday realities for people of color.
Animals, after all, aren't afforded due process rights, so ICE has wielded loose accusations of MS-13 affiliations as a tool to thwart civil liberties.
Despite the clampdown on civil liberties, Sisi has throngs of supporters who argue that many of his stern measures have been necessary to bring order to Egypt after the chaos of the 2011 uprising.
Use of the program has been criticized by the American Civil Liberties Union, who feared the system can be used to violate civil liberties and civil rights to be used to target immigrants and political activists.
The Associated Press reports that Okoumou was part of the group Rise and Resist, an organization that was formed in the wake of the 2016 presidential election and is dedicated to fighting for equality, democracy, and civil liberties.
There are her hawkish instincts in foreign policy and a tendency to side with law enforcement and intelligence agencies accused of civil liberties violations.
Anjaria said the use of private genealogy customers' genetic materials could raise privacy and civil liberty problems.
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CIVIL LIBERTY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of civil liberty for English Language Learners
: the right of people to do or say things that are not illegal without being stopped or interrupted by the government
legal Definition of civil liberty
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