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The Griswold case, you cannot believe how much time we have spent on that nutty case, and how much mileage the opponents of Bork got out of it. This was the key. This must have been the one that kept them up late. This was the green eyeshade special here. The Griswold case. A goofy kind of thing.**

Now we go back to the general right of privacy, upon which Roe v. Wade is based coming out of Griswold, and you had two, one Justice Goldberg out of the ninth amendment and the other one from Justice Douglas, which is called penumbra, which is sort of a vague term, but I understand that is something to do with astronomy and various shadows and unclear things...***

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Ohio Northern University Law Review

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Privacy Law Commons



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