Region: North America
Subject: Sexual/Gender Orientation
Medium: Print Journalism
Artist: One Magazine
Confronting Bodies: U.S. Post Office and the Los Angeles Circuit Court
Date of Action: 1953
Location: Los Angeles, CA.
Description of Artwork: One Magazine, a periodical dedicated to gay life.
The Incident: The U.S. Post Office and the Los Angeles Circuit Court rule that the magazine can not be sent through the mails.
Results of Incident: In 1959 the Supreme Court ruled that One Magazine does in fact have the legal right to go through the mail.
Source: National Association of Artists Organizations