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FSC & Lyon Allegations
Jan 28, 2004 12:00 AM PSTJust on the heels of electing seven new Board members, allegations continue to linger over the real reasons behind former Executive Director Bill Lyon's departure from the helm at FSC
Baseball Meets Gay Porn
Jan 28, 2004 12:00 AM PSTA young pitcher who was signed by the Indians last March for a mere $67,000 yearly salary has come under close scrutiny for a less-than-perfect past in the porn industry
Patriot Act Used In Scam
Jan 27, 2004 12:00 AM PSTThe email scammer uses the Patriot Act, a sizable set of anti-terrorism laws and provisions pushed through Congress immediately after 9/11, to frighten people into surrendering their personally identifying information
ProAdult Cleans House
Jan 27, 2004 12:00 AM PSTThe Adult Verification Service is launching a quality control initiative and clearing out the debris from its first-tier links list so that traffic can convert at a higher ratio, ProAdult's senior developer told XBiz
Clear Channel Fined For Indecency
Jan 27, 2004 12:00 AM PSTThe nation's largest radio station owner got slammed with a $715,000 fine by the Federal Communications Commission for airing sexually explicit "Bubba the Love Sponge"
AOL Settles With Playboy
Jan 26, 2004 12:00 AM PSTBarely a week after Playboy was given the greenlight by an appeals court to proceed in a trademark infringement suit against Netscape, the two companies have settled
Gates Gets Knighted
Jan 26, 2004 12:00 AM PSTIn acknowledgement of all Bill Gates has done for the British economy, the chairman of Microsoft Corp. will be given the royal title of 'Knight Commander of the British Empire'
Clovis Child Porn Bust
Jan 26, 2004 12:00 AM PSTA long and laborious investigative process that began two years ago nabbed 70 suspects and led investigators all around the world and back to a small town chiropractor based in California
Colorado Defeats Porn Bill
Jan 25, 2004 12:00 AM PSTOn Friday, The Colorado State House of Representatives narrowly defeated a proposal to ban pornographic displays that could be viewed by minors, such as ‘adult’ magazine covers on a newsstand
European ISPs Monitor Broadband
Jan 23, 2004 12:00 AM PSTNorway's Telenor and Telekom Austria already base their monthly broadband fees not on speed, but on data volume; a trend that could be coming to the U.S.
Legal Protection for Amateur Shoots
Any adult industry professional who creates video content with actual first-time amateurs will come to an early knowledge that later performer regret is commonplace. Recognized performers who regularly...
Legal Options to Address Pirated Cam Performances
Many webcam performers have experienced a new trend in online piracy — the illegal recording and publication of live webcam performances. The “business model” is disturbingly simple:...
A Retrospective on the Adult Industry’s Tall Climb
As certainly the oldest member of the current adult-industry Fourth Estate, and having written for many adult publications, some of which no longer exist, I write this in the first person which, if you...