§ 259-2Display of obscene materials prohibited.
§ 259-3Declaration of offense.
As used in this chapter, the following terms shall have the meanings indicated:
- Any person who operates a store, newsstand, booth, concession or similar business with unimpeded access for persons under 18 years old, who is in the business of making sales of periodicals or other publications at retail containing pictures, drawings or photographs.
It is hereby declared to be a prohibited act for any retailer to display or permit to be displayed at his business premises any obscene material as defined in N.J.S.A. 2C:34-3, at a height of less than five feet or without a blinder or other covering placed or printed on the front of the material displayed. Public display of the obscene material shall constitute presumptive evidence that the retailer knowingly made or permitted the display.
Violation of this chapter shall be deemed to be a petty disorderly person's offense.