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(A) For the purpose of this chapter, the following definition shall apply unless the context clearly indicates or requires a different meaning.
OBSCENE, INDECENT, or IMMORAL MATTER or CONDUCT. Any word, symbol, language, conduct, or representation, if:
(a) The average person, applying contemporary adult community standards, would find that, taken as a whole, it appeals to the prurient interest;
(b) The average person, applying contemporary adult community standards, would find that it depicts or describes, in a patently offensive way, ultimate sexual acts or sadomasochistic sexual acts, whether normal or perverted, actual or simulated, or masturbation, excretory functions, or lewd exhibition of the genitals; and
(c) Taken as a whole, it lacks serious literary, artistic, political, or scientific value.
(B) It shall be unlawful for any person to:
(1) Engage in any indecent, insulting, immoral, or obscene conduct in any public place;
(2) Swim or bathe in any public place without wearing proper apparel;
(3) Utter vile, profane, or obscene language in any public place;
(4) Make any immoral exhibition or indecent exposure of his or her person;
(5) Annoy, molest, or make or extend offensive advances or invitation by word or act to any person; or
(6) Print, engrave, sell, offer for sale, give away, exhibit or publish, or have in his or her possession for those purposes any obscene, lewd, lascivious, indecent, or immodest book, pamphlet, paper, picture, cast statuary, image, or representation, or other article of an indecent or immoral nature, or any book, paper, print, circular, or writing made up principally of pictures or stories of immodest deeds, lust, or crime, or exhibit any article within the view of any passerby.
(1993 Code, § 130.10) Penalty, see § 10.99