Redefining Obscenity for the 21st Century

Nearly every year, we hear rumors of government crackdown on porn and obscenity. Contrary to popular belief, obscenity isn’t protected by the 1st Amendment. But the criteria for defining obscenity is (and always has been) subjective. Miller v. California, 413 U.S. 15 (1973) established the current legal standard for obscenity, which includes three criteria: ‘the… Read More »