patently offensive

See: obscene
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pdf) bill , which was introduced by Democratic state senators Frank Ciccone and Hanna Gallo, would require all internet service providers operating within the state to automatically block "sexual content and/or patently offensive material.
The use of blackface, even in jest at a Halloween party, is patently offensive and reinforces historically racist stereotypes," UO President Michael Schill wrote in an email he sent to students.
When you purchase a ticket, you are legally bound not to wear "clothing that is lewd, obscene, or patently offensive.
What is further concerning though is that a front organization on Facebook which appears to be aligned with the failed developer and calling themselves by the patently offensive name Baha Mar citizens seems to be fueling this anti-Chinese fervor as a cover for the defaults of the developer.
and revenge porn is patently offensive because the distributor's
We are pulling this plate off the road as patently offensive," Jackie McGinnis of the state Department of Motor Vehicles said in a statement quoted by NY1.
We believe these sexually explicit scenes on CBS' 'Reckless' constitute a violation of the broadcast indecency law due to the patently offensive sexual content airing when children are likely to be in the audience.
On broadcast television, networks are prohibited from airing indecent material--that which "in context, depicts or describes, in terms patently offensive as measured by contemporary community standards for the broadcast medium, sexual or excretory organs or activities"--outside of the 10 p.
Even if Ride to Hell could pass as a broken and buggy parody of the patently offensive, none of the characters seem to be in on the joke.
The lawmakers said in a joint statement that although Luistro's directive was worded as a request, it still conflicts with the teachings of the Quran and "is patently offensive to the religious feelings of the Muslim people, and would the provisions of the Islamic Dress Code.
Southwest's regulations state in their contract of carriage that they are concerned with "The lewd, obscene, or patently offensive.
This includes content that is "is patently offensive and promotes racism, bigotry, hatred or physical harm of any kind against any group or individual", "harasses or advocates harassment of another person", and "exploits people in a sexual or violent manner".