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With the fine being and the end result usually a fix-it ticket, no one's going to protest the unconstitutional law too loudly. The law certainly doesn't play nice with the First Amendment.
Horowitz's restraining order motion [PDF] points out the parodic stick figure decal is protected speech as it's neither obscene nor patently offensive.
They'll pass laws in response to bizarre tragedies so unique they can't be found in expanded actuarial tables or at the behest of favored industry leaders.
You allowed yourself to portray a woman who’d just lost her virginity in Becky’s post about Fifty Shades of Grey. The Supreme Court has held that the police powers of the state permit the regulation of the display of obscene materials, including movies, and established the following test for judging whether material is obscene: (1) whether "the average person, applying contemporary community standards" would find that the work, taken as a whole, appeals to the prurient interest; (2) whether the work depicts or describes, in a patently offensive way, sexual conduct specifically defined by the applicable state law; and (3) whether the work, taken as a whole, lacks serious literary, artistic, political or scientific value. The question is: does this window decal clear that bar? With enough imagination, a great many bumper stickers and decals could be considered offensive.As the AG clearly stated in 2004, it could regulate obscenity. This law allows police officers to make that call subjectively. Horowitz is hoping to block [PDF] the law's enforcement until the court can rule on its constitutionality. He’s obviously got a lot of issues and I’m sure we all wish him the very best and hope that he gets the help he so clearly needs. I've never really been a fan of the whole stick figure family decal trend for cars, but, to be fair, I don't really go for bumper stickers in general.