§ 72. Dr. A. Thompson
asked the Secretary of State for Scotland whether he will introduce legislation to give the authorities specific powers to prosecute purveyors of obscene publications, while making admissible any evidence of literary merit.
§ Mr. Dempsey
asked the Lord Advocate whether he is aware that existing laws in Scotland are inadequate to prevent the 36W publication and sale of indecent or obscene literature; and if he will introduce amending legislation.