No. 902, Docket 34963.

432 F.2d 705 (1970)

UNITED STATES of America, Plaintiff-Appellee, v. 35 MM. MOTION PICTURE FILM Entitled "LANGUAGE OF LOVE," 12 Reels, 10342 Feet, English and Finnish Sound Tracks, Defendant, Unicorn Enterprises, Inc. and Swedish Film Production Investment AB, Claimants-Appellants.

United States Court of Appeals, Second Circuit.

Decided September 14, 1970.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

Ephraim London, New York City (London, Buttenwieser & Chalif, Franklin S. Bonem, New York City, on the brief), for claimants-appellants.

Michael C. Silberberg, Asst. U. S. Atty., New York City (Whitney North Seymour, Jr., U. S. Atty. for the Southern District of New York, New York City, David Paget, Asst. U. S. Atty., on the brief), for plaintiff-appellee.

Before WATERMAN, MOORE and HAYS, Circuit Judges.

MOORE, Circuit Judge:

The film "Language of Love" in its present form arrived in New York on November 20, 1969 and was seized by the Commissioner of Customs on December 4, 1969. Thereafter a complaint was filed in the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York by the United States Attorney alleging that the film was "obscene and immoral" and seeking an order for confiscation and forfeiture pursuant...

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