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13-3502 - Production, publication, sale, possession and presentation of obscene items; classification
13-3502. Production, publication, sale, possession and presentation of obscene items; classification
A person is guilty of a class 5 felony who, with knowledge of the character of the item involved, knowingly:
1. Prints, copies, manufactures, prepares, produces, or reproduces any obscene item for purposes of sale or commercial distribution.
2. Publishes, sells, rents, lends, transports or transmits in intrastate commerce, imports, sends or causes to be sent into this state for sale or commercial distribution or commercially distributes or exhibits any obscene item, or offers to do any such things.
3. Has in his possession with intent to sell, rent, lend, transport, or commercially distribute any obscene item.
4. Presents or participates in presenting the live, recorded or exhibited performance of any obscene item to the public or an audience for consideration or commercial purpose.