Reasons for attempted ban: Racism, offensive language, unsuited to age group
About the objections, ALA's Maycock said: "Similar to 'The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn', Lee uses the language of a certain time but the use is to put forward a very strongly anti-racist message, so it is really a shame that one particular word makes a book objectionable when the message of the book is exactly the opposite."
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