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Monday, 11 November 1985
Page: 1872

To the Honourable the President and members of the Senate in Parliament.

The petition of the undersigned shows that because it will cause serious harm to the community, the Parliament will not legalise the possession, sale, hire, or supply of any publication or video tape, video disc, slide or any other recording from which a visual image can be produced, which displays degradation of any person, particularly women and children, or animals; scenes of explicit sexual relations showing genitalia detail; acts of violence and sex; sexual perversion such as sodomy, mutilation, child pornography, urolagnia, coprophilia, necrophilia, bestiality; or the use and effect of illicit drug taking; explicit fellatio and cunnilingus; explicit nudity including touching genitalia, erect penis.

Your petitioners pray the Senate, in Parliament assembed that you will give this matter earnest consideration.

And your petitioners as in duty bound will ever pray.

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