CJA 354 Week 4 DQ 2 -
Morals offenses denote a category of unlawful conduct that was criminalized originally to protect the family and related social institutions. This category includes lewdness, indecency, sodomy, and other sex-related offenses, such as seduction, fornication, adultery, bigamy, pornography, obscenity, cohabitation, and prostitution (Schmalleger, Hall, & Dolatowski, 2010).
Respond to the following question:
Define lewdness and explain how the criminal justice system can more effectively combat prostitution, obscenity, and lewdness?