privileged information

noun

  • Procedural Law and Evidence
  • The Practice of Law

Definitions of privileged information

  • secret information that is protected and which cannot be asked about in any way (eg it cannot be asked about during a trial). In the law of evidence, certain information is privileged and cannot be asked about in any way.

    Maldonado's attorney had access to privileged material for several months before giving notice.

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