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Canadian MP Calls for Internet Porn Restrictions
Jul 25, 2013 12:15 PM PDTParliament member Joy Smith has called for the Canadian government to pass legislation requiring ISPs to preemptively instate filters to block legal porn online.
Canada May Criminalize Revenge Porn
Jul 24, 2013 12:15 PM PDTTwo Canadian legislative committees issued a report last week recommending that a new criminal offense be created to address the nonconsensual distribution of intimate images, often referred to as revenge porn.
ASACP Responds to U.K. Internet Restrictions
Jul 23, 2013 5:00 PM PDTThe Association of Sites Advocating Child Protection (ASACP) is calling for more thoughtful solutions to the problem of preventing minors from accessing legal adult entertainment websites.
Kink.com Founder Addresses Open Letter to David Cameron
Jul 23, 2013 2:00 PM PDTKink.com CEO Peter Acworth responded to British Prime Minister David Cameron’s speech given yesterday in an open letter defending the individual’s right to sexual expression.
Jerry Barnett Goes On Air to Argue Against U.K. Regulation
Jul 23, 2013 11:30 AM PDTJerry Barnett participated in 13 TV and radio interviews on Monday countering new initiatives by the British government to regulate adult content in the U.K.
Federal Judge Asked to Remand Measure B Case to State Court
Jul 23, 2013 11:00 AM PDTMotions to reconsider opposition to its "intervenors" status, oppose a judgment in the case and move the case to state court could be last-ditch efforts by the AIDS Healthcare Foundation to defend against injunctive relief over enforcement of Measure B.
Resort Chain Sued for Recording, Selling Guests' Intimate Moments
Jul 22, 2013 3:00 PM PDTA group called the Sun International Action Group is threatening to sue the Sun International resort, hotel and casino chain in South Africa for $500 million, alleging that the staff recorded guests’ intimate moments and sold them to porn sites.
David Cameron Wants to Restrict Internet Porn Access
Jul 22, 2013 12:15 PM PDTDavid Cameron expedited the widespread blockage of online porn in the U.K. by instituting default "family friendly" filters on all Wi-Fi capable devices.
Obenberger: 2257 Judge's Chess Game With the 3rd Circuit
Jul 20, 2013 1:00 PM PDTAttorney J.D. Obenberger analyzes Thursday's rulings over 18 U.S.C. §§ 2257 and 2257A, the federal record-keeping statutes for adult entertainment producers.
Cal/OSHA Determines Bloodborne Pathogen Plan Timeline
Jul 19, 2013 5:00 PM PDTA Cal/OSHA panel met yesterday to discuss new bloodborne-pathogen standards for the adult industry and determined that a plan would be announced around September.
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