Township of Montclair, NJ
Essex County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Council of the Township of Montclair 12-9-2003 by Ord. No. 03-77. Amendments noted where applicable.]
It shall be unlawful and a petty disorderly persons offense for a retailer to display or permit to be displayed in the window of his/her business premises any obscene material or obscene film, as defined in N.J.S.A. 2C:34-3, at a height of less than five feet and without a blinder or other covering placed or printed on the front of the material displayed.
Public display of the obscene material or obscene film shall constitute presumptive evidence that the retailer knowingly made or permitted the display.
[Amended 4-10-2007 by Ord. No. 07-17]
Any person who violates any provision of this chapter shall, upon conviction thereof, be punished by a fine not exceeding $2,000, imprisonment in the county/municipal jail for a term not exceeding 90 days, or a period of community service not exceeding 90 days, or any combination thereof as determined by the Municipal Court Judge. Each day on which a violation of an ordinance exists shall be considered a separate and distinct violation and shall be subject to imposition of a separate penalty for each day of the violation as the Municipal Court Judge may determine.