Newport Library board to decide on videos next month
Sammy and Rosie get laid (video), Don's party (video)
Cheyne and Mary Jo Turner, Newport Public Library, Newport Library Board of Trustees
Newport citizens weigh in on Library director Jane Appling's recommendation the Newport Public Library retain and allow unrestricted access to two videos in the collection. Patrons Cheyne and Mary Jo Turner requested the videos be removed from the collection or restricted to a section for adults. Patrons debated whether it was up to the library staff or individual patrons to decide what is appropriate.
nudity, sexual content, library collection policy, foreign films, Doug Hoffman, Carol Fisher, Margaret Drescher, Charles Springer, Tim Bickel, Abundant Life Center, All Nations Lutheran Church, selection v. censorship, Lavern Weber, Greg LeBlanc, Nel Ward, Larry Newman, Don Davis, Becky George, Vera Lund, film ratings