chiefly Law In private, in particular taking place in the private chambers of a judge, with the press and public excluded: judges assess the merits of such claims in camera
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- The Court will normally hear cases in public unless the interests of justice demand in camera proceedings.
- He knew, of course, about the bomber but all the technical details described at the inquest were held in camera and a veil soon seemed to settle over the tragic event.
- The Department of Justice not only refused access to the information used by the FBI, it also objected to the judge examining them in camera.
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