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    Please explain to me privileged communications with references.

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    Privileged communication can be defined as communication that takes place within the context of a protected relationship (ie. - client/attorney, counselor/student, doctor/patient, husband/wife). The law often does protect against forced disclosure of information discussed in the protected conversations.

    There are exceptions that can invalidate privileged communication and in certain circumstances, the privilege can be waived.

    In judicial ...

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    The solution discusses privileged communication and confidentiality in court trials.