Girls Lean Back Everywhere: The Law of Obscenity and the Assault on Genius

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Vintage Books, 1993 - Law - 814 pages
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From Ulysses and Lolita to Lenny Bruce and 2 Live Crew, defense attorney de Grazia weaves provocative and sometimes appalling case histories into an incisive look at obscenity: what it is, who defines it, and whether it is possible to ban even its most troubling instances without unraveling the fabric of democracy.

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User Review  - Bill_Peschel - LibraryThing

Full of fascinating information about obscenity laws, pointing out how they're inconsistently (and sometimes illegally) applied, and how authors and publishers fought back and sometimes lost. Well worth the time to read. Read full review

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User Review  - Kurt - Goodreads

I took a first amendment class with Prof. De Grazia at Cardozo Law and that was the best class I've ever taken. This was the text book and I highly recommend it. De Grazia was the attorney who got ... Read full review

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