Federal and State Obscenity Statutes
Disclaimer: This page provides copies of the texts various state obscenity and related laws, as found on their official Web sites. The NOLC recommends that this information be used as a starting point for researching obscenity and related laws. The links provided are not exchaustive on all topics related to obscenity. Since legislation is constantly in flux, changes to the codified statutes will occur. It is our intention to remain current but if a statute is updated, please email us so that we may make the appropriate corrections.
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Federal Obscenity Laws
State Obscenity Laws
Alaska does not have an obscenity law.