Video policy to be reviewed
The Register-Guard (Eugene)
Springfield City Council; Springfield Public Library;
patron policy change
The Springfield City Council asked city attorneys to review the constitutionality of its decision to prohibit children under 16 years old from checking out R-rated videos from the Springfield Public Library's collection. The ACLU and MPAA challenged the decision, prompting the review.
Oregon ACLU, American Civil Liberties Union, Councilman Stu Burge, Mayor Bill Morrisette, Dave Fidanque, Motion Picture Association of America, Councilman Greg Shaver, Polly Nelson, City Attorney Tim Harold, Larry Schanz, Ralf Walters, Bob Russell, Councilwoman Terry Beyer, civil libertarians, Jesse Maine, Unsuited to age