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Massachusetts’ New Obscenity Law Challenged

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Massachusetts’ new obscenity provisions, which broaden an existing law to include text messages, e-mails, and other electronic communications, is already being challenged by bookstores, civil rights’ groups, and Internet providers. The law intends to protect minors from harmful content, and those who violate the law are subject to up to five years in prison and […]

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Written by Michelle Fabio

July 15th, 2010 at 10:08 am

Posted in First Amendment

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