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U.S. Judge: Key Portions of 2257 Are Unconstitutional
Jan 6, 2017 3:40 PM PSTA federal judge today, siding with the Free Speech Coalition and other plaintiffs, declared unconstitutional key portions of 18 U.S.C. §§2257 and 2257A, the federal performer record-keeping statutes for adult entertainment producers.
Kayla Wingert Named CSPH Executive Director
Jan 5, 2017 12:42 PM PSTThe board of directors for the Center for Sexual Pleasure and Health (CSPH) has announced that Kayla Wingert has been appointed executive director.
Ela Darling Seeks Seat as Democratic Assembly District Delegate
Jan 4, 2017 11:16 PM PSTEla Darling, the Adult Performer Advocacy Committee president and longtime adult performer, is running for a seat as a Democratic Assembly district delegate on Saturday.
2 Domains Ordered Transferred to xHamster
Jan 4, 2017 11:40 AM PSTRuling in a cybersquatting case, an arbitrator has ordered the domain names xHamsterDeutsch.biz and xHamsterDeutsch.net transferred to the company that operates adult tube site xHamster.com.
Chatroulette Wins Domain Case Involving Site With Adult Click-Throughs
Dec 26, 2016 5:06 PM PSTThe domain name MonChatroulette.com was ordered transferred last week to the Russian owner of the widely popular Chatroulette, the mainstream chat site that pairs random users together for cam-based conversations.
New Felony Charges Filed Against Backpage.com Operators
Dec 26, 2016 2:01 PM PSTNew pimping and money laundering charges have been filed against the operators of Backpage.com, just two weeks after a judge tossed a similar case filed by state Attorney General Kamala Harris.
South Carolina Legislator Buys Into HTPA's Porn-Filter Plan
Dec 21, 2016 10:31 AM PSTA South Carolina legislator has bought into what the HTPA has been offering.
Fabian Thylmann Admits Tax Evasion, Sentenced
Dec 19, 2016 10:31 AM PSTFabian Thylmann has been sentenced to 16 months, commuted to probation, and fined €150,000 for tax evasion in Germany.
Prenda Attorneys Indicted, Arrested Over Porn Piracy Program
Dec 16, 2016 11:21 AM PSTFormer Prenda Law attorneys John Steele and Paul Hansmeier have been arrested and charged in an 18-count indictment over the law firm's porn piracy program.
Utah Governor Seeks $50K to Fight Porn
Dec 15, 2016 5:26 PM PSTUtah Gov. Gary Herbert has asked the state Legislature to allocate $50,000 in taxpayer funds to the Utah Coalition Against Pornography.
WEB / TECH NEWS
Retailers, Distributors Report Growth in Male Sex Toys Market
Adult retail has been undergoing a transformation in recent years. The adult stores of the 1990s and 2000s focused heavily on porn video sales and catered to a predominantly male clientele, but these days,...
VR Hardware: The Foundation of Immersive Technology
From cameras to headsets to controllers, software and more, virtual reality technology is more than the VR content experience itself — it also surrounds the tools that are needed to create and consume...
Sexperts Tout Men’s Wellness Benefits of Pleasure Products
Sex, more and more, is being discussed not only from an erotic standpoint, but also, from a health and wellness standpoint. MensHealth.com, MensJournal.com and many other mainstream websites have been...