Adult Content Targeted in Libraries

The bill would force libraries to create special adult sections, or the funding for the library would be cut off, essentially forcing some libraries to close their doors.

The bill proposes guidelines for adult content, and it's up to the librarians to separate those materials from others. The bill has already passed through the House.

Librarians feel that this bill is a slap in the face simply because it undermines their ability to decide what is decent for children. Some say that they do all they can to make sure books that contain graphic material don't make it onto their shelves.

The bill passed the House back on March 15. If it passes the Senate, it would go into effect on November 1 of this year.