a Negative Right is the Right to not do something, or to have something not done to you. for example: protection from cruel and unusual punishment,(the 8th amendment); the right against self incrimination (the 5th amendment); and freedom of religion (the freedom not to choose a faith or creed, part of the 1st amendment).
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