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AHF Brings Up Mr. Marcus in Measure B Legal Brief
Jun 12, 2013 12:00 PM PDTThe AIDS Healthcare Foundation in a court filing this week pointed to news involving Mr. Marcus as one example of why Measure B enforcement shouldn't be enjoined.
FBI Agent, Anti-Child Porn Researcher Testify on Day 5 of 2257 Trial
Jun 11, 2013 4:30 PM PDTFBI agent Stephen G. Lawrence and researcher Janis Wolak, a senior researcher at the Crimes Against Children Research Center at the University of New Hampshire, both testified during the fifth day of the trial for Free Speech Coalition vs. Eric Holder.
Va. Store Selling Sex Toys, Porn DVDs Is Ordered Closed
Jun 11, 2013 3:45 PM PDTShhh ... Intimacy on a New Level, which sells lingerie, sex toys and porn DVDs in Virginia, has been shut down by Pittsylvania County's Board of Zoning Appeals.
Walters: Polk County Obscenity Case Could Go to Trial
Jun 11, 2013 12:15 PM PDTThe Polk County obscenity case involving store owner Minakashiben Patel could go to trial, adult industry attorney Lawrence Walters said.
L.A. City Council Votes to Allow County to Enforce Safer Sex Act
Jun 11, 2013 11:45 AM PDTThe Los Angeles City Council voted today to amend the city's Safer Sex in the Adult Film Industry Act to include the language and intent of Measure B and grant the city the right to collect fees sufficient to enforce the ordinance. They also voted to give the county power to enforce the newly amended law.
6 More Penis Pills Placed on FDA Blacklist
Jun 10, 2013 12:00 PM PDTNights to Remember, X Zen Platinum, Cave Diver, Reload, Get It Up and Super Cheetah have been placed on the agency's blacklist.
2257 Trial Reconvenes on Tuesday
Jun 10, 2013 10:00 AM PDTTrial to determine the legality of 18 U.S.C. § 2257, the federal record-keeping law for adult entertainment producers, reconvenes on Tuesday at 9:15 a.m. (EDT).
British Rally Against Simulated Rape in Porn
Jun 9, 2013 7:00 AM PDTHundreds have written to British Prime Minister David Cameron urging him to outlaw the possession of simulated rape porn.Despite the populist push, the Ministry of Justice resisted action favoring the group.
Antiporn Feminist Gail Dines, Erotic Photographer Barbara Nitke Testify on Day 4 of FSC vs. Holder
Jun 7, 2013 4:30 PM PDTAntiporn feminist Gail Dines and veteran photographer Barbara Nitke both gave extensive testimony during the fourth day of trial for Free Speech Coalition vs. Eric Holder, which is being held in the courtroom of Judge Michael M. Baylson at the James A. Byrne Federal Courthouse in Philadelphia.
Elmaleh Faces Charges in Canada Over Penis Pills
Jun 7, 2013 3:15 PM PDTAlain Elmaleh, who operates the X-Citement Video retail chain in Canada, faces a court hearing on July 3 over charges involving the importation of penis pills containing various amounts of tadalafil, the active ingredient used in the prescription drug Cialis.
WEB / TECH NEWS
International Distributors Share Expertise on Worldwide Market
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E.U. Sex Toy Brands Bolster U.S. Market With Innovation
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