5.24.120 – Posting of handbills offensive to public morals prohibited

It is unlawful for any person to post, hand out, distribute or transmit any sign, or any commercial or noncommercial handbill:

  1. Which may reasonably tend to incite riot or other public disorder, or which advocates disloyalty to or the overthrow of the government of the United States or of this state by means of any artifice, scheme, or violence, or which urges any unlawful conduct, or encourages or tends to encourage a breach of the public peace or good order of the community; or
  2. Which is offensive to public morals or decency, or which contains blasphemous, obscene, libelous or scurrilous language.
(1978-M-43: § 1 (part); Prior code: § 25.613)