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ATVOD Proposes to License Adult Sites for Age Verification
Mar 27, 2014 10:00 PM PDTUnder a new ATVOD proposal, U.K. processors would be forbidden to handle credit and debit card fees for premium services from U.K. citizens to sites that aren’t registered and licensed.
Quick2257 Now Available for Android Devices
Mar 27, 2014 9:15 PM PDTIndustry attorney Lawrence Walters has now released Quick2257 for Android devices.
Federal 'Revenge Porn' Law Edges Toward Congress
Mar 27, 2014 3:30 PM PDTRep. Jackie Speier (D-Calif.) said she is preparing to introduce federal legislation to criminalize revenge porn, and hopes to bring the bill to Congress sometime next month.
Mt. Gox Asks Japanese Police for Help
Mar 26, 2014 2:30 PM PDTMt. Gox announced today that it has asked Japanese police for advice on what do about the 750,000 bitcoins — worth roughly half a billion dollars — that they claim were stolen by hackers.
IRS: Cryptocurrency Isn't Currency; It's Property
Mar 25, 2014 3:00 PM PDTThe U.S. Internal Revenue Service said on Tuesday that cryptocurrencies are to be treated, for tax purposes, as property and not as traditional currency.
9th Circuit Affirms Ira Isaacs' Obscenity Conviction
Mar 25, 2014 11:00 AM PDTA federal appeals court today affirmed a lower court ruling over fetish filmmaker Ira Isaacs' obscenity conviction
Judge Wary of Geolocation Technology in Porn Piracy Case
Mar 25, 2014 9:45 AM PDTA Miami federal judge, familiar with the hundreds of porn piracy cases that have found their way and clogged her district's courtrooms, tossed one of them last week on the basis that she didn't buy into the geolocation technology that purportedly was used to finger an alleged infringer.
XBIZ Adds Industry Attorney Corey Silverstein to Blog Lineup
Mar 24, 2014 3:15 PM PDTXBIZ is pleased to announce the addition of adult industry attorney Corey Silverstein to its roster of distinguished blog columnists.
Adult Retail Chain Changes Name to Enchantasys
Mar 21, 2014 4:30 PM PDTAn adult retail chain based in Minnesota and North Dakota that did business under the name Fantasys has changed its brand name as part of a lawsuit brought on by rival Fantasy Gifts.
Free Speech Coalition to Attend The Phoenix Forum
Mar 20, 2014 1:00 PM PDTFree Speech Coalition CEO Diane Duke and Membership Director Joanne Cachapero will attend The Phoenix Forum, in Tempe, Ariz., next week.
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