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Measure B May Have Trouble Drawing Voter Interest, L.A. Times Article Says
Oct 22, 2012 9:00 AM PDTMeasure B proponents may have a tricky time convincing voters to even consider mandatory condoms for the local porn production community, according to a Los Angeles Times article published today.
Larry Flynt Profiled in Today's N.Y. Times
Oct 21, 2012 6:00 AM PDTThe New York Times today takes a look at how LFP founder Larry Flynt spends a typical morning, why he thinks the adult biz has changed and what he really thinks President Obama's chances are for the upcoming presidential election.
S. Korea Obscenity Conviction Is Tossed
Oct 19, 2012 2:30 PM PDTA law professor here was acquitted Thursday on charges that he posted a series of photographs showing male genitals on his blog.
U.S. Marshals Service Raids Media West Entertainment
Oct 19, 2012 10:15 AM PDTThe U.S. Marshals Service raided the offices of Media West Entertainment Inc. on Thursday, resulting in the seizure of thousands of allegedly pirated DVDs from Bel Ami, Cocky Boys and other well-known gay brands.
Wicked Awarded $2M Over Dispute With Trans Digital Media
Oct 18, 2012 5:00 PM PDTAn arbitrator recently awarded Wicked Pictures $2 million after the adult entertainment studio claimed that cable and satellite TV distributor Trans Digital Media breached its contract after it stopped making royalty payments.
Oron Appeals Injunction in Falcon/Raging Stallion Case
Oct 18, 2012 11:15 AM PDTOperators of the defunct Oron.com file-locker site on Monday filed an appeal over a preliminary injunction against the company to the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in a suit waged by gay adult studios Falcon and Raging Stallion.
L.A. Times, Daily News Say No to Measure B
Oct 17, 2012 8:30 PM PDTMeasure B is likely to stymie Los Angeles County government and bring little benefit to performers, according to the Los Angeles Times. The Times and Daily News of Los Angeles have officially come out against the proposal.
ATVOD: 23 U.K. Porn Sites Investigated in Recent Months
Oct 17, 2012 6:00 PM PDTATVOD, the authority that regulates video-on-demand in the U.K., disclosed Wednesday that 23 U.K. porn sites have been investigated over Rule 11 violations in recent months.
Former New Frontier Media CEO Plans Wrongful Termination Suit
Oct 17, 2012 11:30 AM PDTAs the LFP Broadcasting/New Frontier Media merger deal gets off the ground, the former CEO of New Frontier Media says he plans to sue, claiming he was wrongfully terminated from the company.
GGW's Joe Francis Sues Accounting Firm
Oct 17, 2012 8:45 AM PDTGirls Gone Wild founder Joe Francis is embroiled in yet another legal battle. This time, he's suing accounting firm BDO Seidman claiming that it duped him into investing millions of dollars in tax shelters that cost him millions in penalties.
WEB / TECH NEWS
E-Stim Basics: Selling Customers on Powerboxes as Pleasure Tools
Electrosex is a commonly misunderstood pleasure practice for good reason: Most of us have negative associations with electricity; maybe we’ve been shocked after rubbing our feet across a carpeted...
Search Oftentimes Is Left to Chance
Adult content is frowned upon in search, whether in paid, organic or social. With the big algo updates from the past few years, Google has cleaned up search, trying to get rid of spammy and low-quality...