“Expressive Conduct” and Nude Dancing

December 21, 2011

  • 92 Constitutional Law
  • 92XVIII Freedom of Speech, Expression, and Press
  • 92XVIII(Y) Sexual Expression
  • 92k2201 k. Nude Dancing in General.

92 Constitutional LawBeing “in a state of nudity” is not inherently expressive condition, but erotic nude dancing is “expressive conduct,” within outer ambit of First Amendment’s protection.
City of Erie v. Pap’s A.M., 120 S. Ct. 1382 (2000)
Suggested by Jessica Vosgerchian, Paralegal; Kirby McInerney LLP; New York, NY