Bookstores, commercial sex, and public nuisance laws Arcara v. Cloud Books, Inc.

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  • Bookstores,
  • Sex-oriented businesses -- Law and legislation -- United States,
  • Public health laws -- New York (State),
  • Freedom of speech -- United States,
  • Obscenity (Law)

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Other titlesArcara v. Cloud Books, Inc
StatementRita Ann Reimer
SeriesReport (Library of Congress. Congressional Research Service) -- no. 86-818 A, Major studies and issue briefs of the Congressional Research Service -- 1986-87, reel 1, fr. 000033
ContributionsLibrary of Congress. Congressional Research Service
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination7 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15454847M

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