SMITH v. UNITED STATES
Supreme Court Cases
431 U.S. 291 (1977)
Legal Principle at Issue
Whether "community standards" of the state of Iowa can be defined by state legislatures so as to be applicable in federal obscenity law.
Affirmed (includes modified). Petitioning party did not receive a favorable disposition.
Advocated for Respondent
- Howard E. Shapiro View all cases
Advocated for Petitioner
- Tefft W. Smith View all cases