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SB 142, 54th Regular Session
Relating to amending the Penal Code relative to immoral or depraved publications, motion pictures, penny arcade machine pictures and indecent objects, so as to provide that the editing, publishing or dissemination of any newspaper, book, pamphlet, magazine or any printed paper devoted mainly to the publication of scandals, whoring, lechery, assignation, intrigues, between men and women and immoral conduct or persons, or of depraved acts showing violent brutality, or the possession or keeping for sale or distribution or assisting in the sale or distribution of any such shall be a misdemeanor offense, and also making it unlawful for any person, firm, corporation, or any agent or servant thereof, acting as a wholesale distributor or news agency to require, or demand of, any person, firm, or corporation selling goods, wares, and merchandise at retail to purchase or accept from such distributor or agency any particular newspaper, book, pamphlet, magazine or printed matter in order that such retailer might purchase or secure from such distributor or agency any other newspaper, book, pamphlet, magazine, or printed matter; providing a penalty for violations of this Act; repealing all laws in conflict with this Act insofar as they conflict with this Act.

Author: Andrew J. "Andy" Rogers

Subjects:
Communications & Press
Crimes--Against Morals

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