"Debate (over obscenity) is good. I just don't believe that debate should take place in a courtroom where somebody's liberty is at stake," Lou Sirkin, Dute's attorney, said Friday.
Dute, 33, was convicted of four counts of pandering obscenity by a Hamilton County jury last year that reached its decision after watching four of the home-made porn videos Dute made and starred in.
To determine the validity of this decision, I'm going to have to do some research. I'll be in the back room behind the curtains if anybody needs me...