Constitutional Law Keyed to Feldman
Roth v. United States; Alberts v. California
The Defendant, Mr. Roth (Defendant #1) was convicted of mailing obscene advertising and an obscene book in violation of a federal statute barring the mailing of “obscenity.” The Defendant, Mr. Alberts (Defendant #2) was convicted under a California law for “lewdly keeping for sale obscene and indecent books” and “publishing an obscene advertisement of them.”
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