When moral and legal principles collide …

Economist extraordinaire Tyler Cowen poses the following thought-provoking question via Twitter: “Are your views on privacy and consistent? Just asking …” In other words, when two great moral or legal principles are in conflict with each other — such as the “fundamental” right to privacy on the one hand and the equally fundamental right to information on the other — then which principle should give way to the other?

About F. E. Guerra-Pujol

When I’m not blogging, I am a business law professor at the University of Central Florida.
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