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United We Stand; Divided We Fall – If Only It Were That Simple

United We Stand; Divided We Fall – If Only It Were That Simple
Liberal or conservative?  Mac or PC?  Romney or Rick?  Exacerbated by politics, economic theories, technological preferences and even something as trivial as your reality TV show of choice – these days, it always seems like we’re always picking a side in one way or another... More »

The Future of 2257

The Future of 2257
For several years the adult industry’s legal focus has been on hot button topics like online piracy, and, of course, .XXX. With a Democrat in the White House, adult business owners are understandably less concerned about criminal prosecution than they are about economic survival these days. Be... More »

Update on Testing Process for ‘Patient Alpha’

Update on Testing Process for ‘Patient Alpha’
In the interest of providing accurate information to industry and media, Free Speech Coalition (FSC) has issued this update to explain the process of testing that took place for the adult performer identified as ‘Patient Alpha.’ In cooperation with the performer, FSC has reconstructed... More »

Update on Possible HIV Exposure of Adult Industry Performer

Update on Possible HIV Exposure of Adult Industry Performer
Free Speech Coalition (FSC) announced today some important news for the industry. An HIV test for “Patient Alpha,” administered by an APHSS.org testing facility, has been returned with negative results. Recognizing the importance of accurate information being presented to the industry... More »

FSC Responds to False Accusations by AIDS Healthcare Foundation

FSC Responds to False Accusations by AIDS Healthcare Foundation
Free Speech Coalition (FSC) has been falsely accused by AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF), of obstructing a medical investigation by Los Angeles County Public Health (LACPH), in regards to the latest incidence of the possible HIV exposure of an adult industry performer, in a press release issued by... More »

Information Regarding Possible HIV Exposure of Industry Performer

Information Regarding Possible HIV Exposure of Industry Performer
Free Speech Coalition was made aware of the possible HIV exposure of a performer on Saturday. In order to err on the side of caution and to eliminate any possible risk to performers, FSC called for an industry-wide moratorium Sunday night. This moratorium should remain in place until primary repor... More »

Trouble in Polk County

Trouble in Polk County
Last month, days after Kimberly Kupps was arrested on 13 obscenity counts for content distributed over the Internet, Polk County Sheriff Grady Judd declared war on the manufacturing and distribution of porn in his county. “We want a wholesome community here, we don’t want smut peddlers,... More »

The Condoms are Coming

The Condoms are Coming
With words similar to those, Paul Revere ushered in a revolution that transformed the face of a nation. Similarly, on June 7, Cal/OSHA changed the shape of this industry’s future which might ultimately lead to a revolution in adult entertainment. I was able to attend the meeting and even tweet... More »

Teen, Hentai Sites Beware

Teen, Hentai Sites Beware
A recent federal appeals decision could greatly increase the liability associated with publishing media depicting youthful looking individuals. Here’s the story: In 2009 Jack Furman Dean Jr. was sentenced to 30 years imprisonment for violating 18 U.S.C. § 1466A(a)(2), which prohibits cert... More »

IFFOR… Don’t Kid Yourself

IFFOR… Don’t Kid Yourself
In his July 8, 2010 post on XBIZ.net, ICM Registry Chairman and CEO Stuart Lawley posted, “IFFOR will be tasked with setting policies for .XXX.  Details can be found on IFFOR.org.  This is an independent entity from ICM and will be funded through contract with ICM to the tune of $1... More »

PROFILES & BIOS

WIA Profile: Nancy Moore

Each month, industry news media organization XBIZ spotlights the career accomplishments and outstanding contributions of Women in Adult. WIA profiles offer an intimate look at the professional lives of... More »

WIA Profile: Janet Rini

Each month, industry news media organization XBIZ spotlights the career accomplishments and outstanding contributions of Women in Adult. WIA profiles offer an intimate look at the professional lives of... More »

Rise of SFW Cams for Voyeurs

Since its inception, Chaturbate could be called many things from sexy to successful, but one thing it can’t really be called is safe for work. It’s no secret that the entire adult cam industry... More »
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