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You need two covers to be able to bring it into a bathroom, there are opinions that the cover of the bentscher is one cover, and either the plastic cover (if it slips into one) or the pocket of your pants or the wallet is the second cover. So it is typically not an issue. What is more problematic is to walk with a sefer into a bathroom - I have no good ...
Good Question! The halacha can be very confusing for this subject but here are the basics. Most everything regarding this subject can be found in the Kitzur Shulchan Aruch in Siman 4. Expose only what is necessary to use the bathroom. You can not think Torah thoughts in the bathroom, unless by not thinking about Torah will lead you to thinking lustfully. ...
Halachos of the Bathroom Written by Rabbi Moishe Dovid Lebovits of KOF-K Kosher Supervision gives a summary of the halachos of the bathroom. However, it does not deal with the subject of removing ones clothing. The article is too big to summarize here and I do not have the time to add the halachose regarding clothing right now. Have a good Shabbos
It's a Machlokes (matter of dispute): "...One can be lenient in regard to the halachos that apply. However, most poskim argue....  Refer to Eretz Tzvi 1:110:-111:pages 375-378, Maharam Brisk 3:39, Masef Lechul Hamachanus 4:96, Zekan Aaron 1:1, Edos L’Yisroel page 113:1, Chelkes Yaakov 1:205, Minchas Yitzchok 1:60, Yechaveh Da’as ...
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