• Entry
  • Entries A-Z

Paris Adult Theatre I v. Slaton (1973)

The Supreme Court ruled in Paris Adult Theatre I v. Slaton , 413 U.S. 49 (1973), that there is no First Amendment right to show obscene films.

Lewis Slaton, the Fulton County, Georgia, district attorney, sought a court order to prevent the proprietors of two “adult” theaters from ...

locked icon

Sign in to access this content

Get a 30 day FREE TRIAL

  • Watch videos from a variety of sources bringing classroom topics to life
  • Read modern, diverse business cases
  • Explore hundreds of books and reference titles