Controversial Magazine Photos

Photo by: Vogue
Four domestic rights and women's advocacy groups have asked Conde Nast to pull the new Vogue International cover from its shelves. Organization leaders charge that the image of model Stephanie Seymour, appearing to be choked by a lover, glorifies violence as an act of love.

Any fashion magazine worth its salt knows that sex sells. But who draws the line between sexy, edgy photos and disturbing, offensive imagery? Here's a look at five examples that may have crossed that line.