|1. The work in question must depict or describe
2. The prohibited conduct must be specifically described in the law.
3. The work, taken as a whole, must lack serious literary, artistic, political, or scientific value. (the "SLAPS" test)
4. The work, taken as a whole and applying contemporary community standards, must appeal to prurient interest in sex.
5. The work must portray sexual conduct in a patently offensive way, applying contemporary community standards.
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