Reports Of Cases Determined In The Appellate Courts Of Illinois (volume 209)

Paperback | February 3, 2012

byIllinois. Appellate Court

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1918. Excerpt: ... The People v. Herman F. Schuettler, 209 111. App. 588. The People of the State of Illinois ex rel. Walter Konzack, Appellee, v. Herman F. Schuettler, Appellant. Gen. No. 23,497. 1. Theaters And Shows--when moving picture film may be exhibited before Appellate Court. On a petition for a writ of mandamus to compel the issuance of a permit to exhibit a moving picture film, where the only evidence adduced below was the presentation of the film and the film is made an exhibit and is, on appeal, certified to the Appellate Court, it may, at the request of the parties, be exhibited before that court 2. Theaters And Shows, § 4--when proper to direct verdict for petitioner in proceedings to compel issuance of permit for exhibition of moving picture film. On a petition for a writ of mandamus to compel the issuance of a permit for the exhibition of a film, only where, from the inspection of the film alone, which is presented before the jury, it can be said that there is nothing in the picture tending to support the defense that it is immoral and that the refusal of the permit was not an abuse of discretion, is it proper to direct a verdict for the petitioner on the ground that the question presented by the inspection is one of law and not for the jury. 3. Theaters And Shows, § 4--when question whether moving picture film is immoral is for jury. The question whether a moving picture film which suggests and encourages the use of certain means of preventing conception is immoral is for the jury. 4. Theaters And Shows, § 3---what is function of censor in deciding whether exhibition of moving picture shall be allowed. The law does not contemplate a transfer of a moving picture censor's function to a court and jury, on a petition for a writ of mandamus to co...

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1918. Excerpt: ... The People v. Herman F. Schuettler, 209 111. App. 588. The People of the State of Illinois ex rel. Walter Konzack, Appellee, v...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:218 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.46 inPublished:February 3, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217924913

ISBN - 13:9780217924917

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