ERZNOZNIK v. CITY OF JACKSONVILLE | The Foundation for Individual Rights and Expression

Case Overview

Legal Principle at Issue

Whether a Florida ordinance making it a public nuisance and a punishable offense for a drive-in movie theater to exhibit films containing nudity, when the screen is visible from a public street or place, violates the First Amendment guarantee to freedom of speech and expression.

Action

Reversed. Petitioning party received a favorable disposition.

Cite this page