First Amendment Pixillation

November 1977
National Review;11/25/1977, Vol. 29 Issue 46, p1349
The article focuses on laws related to the publication of obscene materials in the U.S. The First Amendment is intended to protect obscenity. Traditionally, obscenity has been illegal. Publishers should be careful and must have knowledge about the most restrictive, conservative notion of obscenity in the country and not publish anything that violates that standard. Various libertarian forces are making efforts to impose a single rule everywhere. If a publication is illegal in one part of the country then it would be impossible to publish it in another section of the country.


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