What I learned today in Media Law

Today in class we learned about different attacks on the arts.  The “2 Live Crew” album called “As Nasty as They Wanna Be” was declared obscene in Florida but was overturned.  A Public art museum proscribed for obscenity for putting up homo-erotic photos. The government thought about forcing all record companies to put sexually explicit or violence lyrics on CD’s but they decided to do it themselves. Congress tried to  require the National Endowment of the arts to only fund artists if their work fit within certain standards of decency, Supreme Court said it was ok if its only advisory and not mandatory.

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What I learned today in Media Law

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