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He was arrested in July 2013 and charged with seven counts of child exploitation, and making and distributing obscene literature involving children (Kauro and Morrow, July 2013, Globe and Mail).
Three years earlier an envelope containing obscene literature and written material had been found on a London bus.
Islamabad, June 18(ANI): The Lahore High Court (LHC) has issued a notice to the Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) and the Religious Affairs Ministry on a petition seeking control on the circulation of obscene literature on the Internet.
We are of the opinion that this book is such a book as brings it within the provisions of the Public Statutes respecting obscene literature, and suggests the propriety of withdrawing the same from circulation and suppressing the editions thereof.
Authorities must also ban the sale of certain types of music which has high levels of profanity and obscene literature.
The conventional history of obscenity and pornography in America begins about one hundred thirty years ago with the passage of the Comstock Act in 1873, which banned obscene literature from the mail.
Anyone who crossed his path was subjected to vile accusations and obscene literature targeted to undermine their good characters.
Post Office Inspector to enforce the Comstock Act, boasted that he had singlehandedly destroyed 160 tons of obscene literature between 1873 and 1915, bringing 3,760 "criminals" to "justice.
An act prohibiting the mailing of obscene literature was passed by Congress.
In 1957, San Francisco customs authorities seized part of the British edition of Howl and Other Poems on the charge that it was obscene literature.
Overnight Comstock was a Washington celebrity; within a few weeks Congress passed his new stringently worded law prohibiting selling through the mails or advertising of obscene literature and items "for the prevention of conception.
The first test of a new Massachusetts obscene literature statute was applied to Kathleen Winsor's 1945 best seller Forever Amber.