In a privilege speech, Pimentel said the run was nothing more than a "blatant display of the male genitalia" and a "wanton disregard of the rules of a decent society" and of the country's antiobscenity
an Alabama antiobscenity
statute prohibiting the sale of sex toys did
21) In 1872-73, Comstock and his supporters successfully lobbied Congress to amend the nation's antiobscenity
Existing laws include antiobscenity
measures under which advertising has been torn down, stores have been fined for selling certain western recordings, a complete ban on alcohol, and a requirement for civil servants to pray five times daily.
Conservatives interpret his statement as a sign the Justice Department will expand its antiobscenity
enforcement to adult entertainment such as pay-per-view programming.
The conference cited 11 Supreme Court antiobscenity
decisions, but noted that violators are prosecuted infrequently.
The link between [the traditional antiobscenity
and anticensorship] positions lies in their shared reliance on a private sphere of sexuality, taken as natural and in any case as neutral and just" (pp.