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SB 28, 48th Regular Session
Relating to amending the Penal Code to provide that the editing, publishing or dissemination of any newspaper, pamphlet, magazine or any printed paper devoted mainly to the publication of scandals, whoring, lechery, assignation's, intrigues between men and women and immoral conduct of persons, or the possession or keeping for sale or distribution or assisting in the sale or distribution of any such newspaper, pamphlet, magazine or printed matter, or the showing of lewd and lascivious motion pictures, or the showing or exhibition of lewd and lascivious pictures in penny arcade machine, or the distribution or sale of indecent objects or images, shall be a misdemeanor offense, the penalty for which shall be confinement in the County jail for not more than six (6) months or fined not more than One Thousand ($1,000.00) Dollars.

Author: Weaver Moore
Coauthor: Louis J. Sulak

Session Law Chapter:
Acts 1943, 48th R.S.,ch. 35, General and Special Laws of Texas

Communications & Press
Crimes--Against Morals

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