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...It likely will be 2010 before the center is completed. state Baggy pants ban? A proposed amendment to Atlanta's indecency laws would make it illegal to wear baggy pants that show boxer shorts or thongs. The penalty would be a fine . The proposal...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/08/28/xtr_141371.shtml
Xtreme
Don't give up on decency

The broadcast indecency law may have been unconstitutional, as a federal appeals court ruled this past week.But should we give up on decency?Absolutely...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2010-07-21/dont-give-decency
Editorials
TV show 'Cheaters' tones down its tawdriness

...syndicated show's content but wanted to avoid scrutiny as the Federal Communications Commission boosts enforcement of indecency laws. No scenes will be cut, but the editors will digitally blur any depiction or inference of sexual activity and will...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/11/25/tel_435528.shtml
Television
Excerpts from Supreme Court ruling

Excerpts from the Supreme Court's decision Thursday invalidating most of a federal Internet indecency law. Justice John Paul Stevens' majority opinion: (The Internet) constitutes a vast platform from which to address and hear from...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/06/27/tec_210513.shtml
XXX Technology
Internet decency law is focus of attack

WASHINGTON - Bills seeking to eliminate a year-old Internet "indecency" law have been introduced in both houses of Congress, making it possible the controversial law could be wiped off the books before...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/02/17/tec_204176.shtml
XXX Technology
Government appealsruling to Supreme Court

...he was encouraged by the Supreme Court's ruling Friday that struck down key portions of a 1992 cable-television indecency law as violating free-speech rights. "I'm very optimistic," Hansen said. "We will be dealing with some of the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1996/07/02/nat_198812.shtml
National
Saggy pants a low point, but a crime?

...gaudy and ill-advised as the fashion itself. Augusta Commissioner Corey Johnson is proposing to amend the city's indecency law to ban pants being worn so low that they expose any part of the male buttocks. He hopes that will differentiate it...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/11/28/edi_501876.shtml
Editorials | Augusta-Richmond County Commission
Public breast-feeding bill clears hurdle in South Carolina House

...protect a mother's right to breast-feed in any public or private location or exempt nursing women from public indecency laws. It appeared that the South Carolina bill had run into trouble last week when a lawmaker said he was against forcing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/02/08/met_53376.shtml
Metro
FCC rejects indecency complaints of 'Saving Private Ryan'

...uncut in 2001 and 2002. The movie opens with a violent depiction of the D-Day invasion and includes profanity. The indecency law bars nonsatellite radio and noncable television stations from airing between 6 a.m. and 10 p.m. indecent material...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/03/01/tel_445770.shtml
Television
NFL, Viacom officials to testify on Capitol Hill about Super Bowl show

...the four other FCC commissioners, all of whom have called for tougher penalties against broadcasters who violated indecency laws. Powell told lawmakers the commission has aggressively gone after violators and would start doing more, including...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/02/12/tel_404390.shtml
Television