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Georgia Lawmakers Pushing for Photoshop Bill
Feb 11, 2013 12:00 PM PSTAn Augusta, Ga., lawmaker is cosponsoring legislation that would make it illegal to electronically impose the facial image of a person onto one who is displaying nudity or sexual conduct.
AHF Plans to File Cal/OSHA Complaint Against Treasure Island Media
Feb 8, 2013 2:15 PM PSTThe AIDS Healthcare Foundation plans to file a new complaint with Cal/OSHA officials zeroing in on Treasure Island Media Inc., a Bay Area gay production company that primarily shoots bareback films.
Carmella Bing Pleads Guilty to Misdemeanor
Feb 8, 2013 11:00 AM PSTAdult star Carmella Bing has pled guilty to one count of misdemeanor possession of a meth pipe after being arrested last December in a bizarre stolen car chase.
Larry Flynt May Sell Beverly Hills Office Tower
Feb 7, 2013 1:30 PM PSTLarry Flynt may be selling the Beverly Hills office building where his LFP Inc. headquarters are located.
Strippers Can Collect Unemployment, Kansas Supreme Court Rules
Feb 7, 2013 10:15 AM PSTThe Kansas Supreme Court has ruled that exotic strippers are legitimate employees and not just independent contractors where they work.
China Shuts Down 60 More Porn Sites
Feb 7, 2013 7:15 AM PSTMore than 60 websites, blogs and microblog accounts were shut down in China’s latest crackdown on online porn.
After 2 Sites Shut Down, PinkMeth Operators Open 3 More
Feb 6, 2013 6:15 PM PSTNow that PinkMeth.com and PinkMeth.so have both gone away, operators have created at least three new ones and have vowed on Twitter a new threat if additional domains are ordered closed.
Ira Isaacs' Appeal Proceeds but Prison Time Looms
Feb 6, 2013 1:30 PM PSTThe federal appeal involving the conviction and sentence of Ira Isaacs is moving forward despite the fact that the fetish filmmaker and distributor must report to the federal Bureau of Prisons to begin his 48-month sentence in less than two weeks.
LodgeNet Files Chapter 11; Reorganization Plan Advances
Jan 29, 2013 8:30 AM PSTLodgeNet Interactive Corp., a major distributor of adult entertainment through its hotel cable TV network, filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy yesterday.
Ira Isaacs Files Appeal to Have Obscenity Convictions Tossed
Jan 28, 2013 3:15 PM PSTThe attorney representing Ira Isaacs has filed an appeal on behalf of the fetish filmmaker and distributor with the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals.
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Porn ‘Public Health Crisis’ Is False, Dangerous
We are witnessing the early stages of a moral panic, the likes of which we have not seen since the Reagan Administration. As I write this, there are 27 states in the process of passing mandatory porn...
The Skinny on the New DMCA Requirement
The requirements under the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA) have changed, but the sky is not falling. We have, even as a law firm, been hit with an unbelievable amount of spam sent out by law firms...