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China Extends Anti-Porn Mobile Device Crackdown Through April
Feb 4, 2009 2:00 PM PSTA new campaign was jointly launched by five departments, including the Ministry of Public Security and Ministry of Industry and Information Technology, to combat distribution of adult videos through cellphones.
TMZ: Puma Swede Helicopter Shots Lead to FAA Investigation
Feb 4, 2009 10:00 AM PSTOne picture, reported to be taken in 2007, shows Martz grabbing and looking at Swede's exposed breast as the helicopter is in the air and in motion.
Neighbors Protest Porn Studio
Feb 4, 2009 8:00 AM PSTA spokesman for Avon and Somerset police said, "We believe the occupier is legitimately running a pornographic recording studio."
Joe Francis Released From Custody
Feb 3, 2009 5:00 PM PSTGirls Gone Wild CEO Joe Francis was released from custody today after his illness was verified with the court.
Deputy U.S. Attorney General Nominee Has Adult Ties
Feb 3, 2009 3:30 PM PSTAs Eric H. Holder Jr. was sworn in today as attorney general, attention shifted to the No. 2 slot at the Justice Department.
MySpace Hands Over Names of 90,000 Sex Offenders
Feb 3, 2009 2:00 PM PSTMySpace today handed over the names of 90,000 registered sex offenders who had registered at the popular social networking site and been removed over the last two years.
GGW’s Joe Francis Arrested
Feb 2, 2009 10:15 PM PSTMantra Entertainment’s Joe Francis claims he was ill and under the care of a doctor after a federal judge issued issued a bench warrant for his arrest.
XBIZ News Debuts on Twitter
Jan 30, 2009 6:00 PM PSTIn an effort to keep the Web 2.0 community informed of all the latest adult entertainment news, XBIZ has launched its official Twitter news feed. By following XBIZ on Twitter, users will receive a real-time feed of all the news that posts to XBIZ.com every day.
XBIZ Industry Conference, FSC to Host Forum on 2257 Developments
Jan 30, 2009 5:30 PM PSTThe XBIZ State of the Industry Conference will host a special forum discussion regarding impending 2257 regulation revisions on Day 3 of the show, which takes place Feb. 10-12 at the Warner Center Marriott in Woodland Hills, Calif.
The XBIZ Weekly Retail Round-Up
Jan 30, 2009 5:00 PM PSTThe weekly collection of articles reporting on local laws and battles that affect today's adult retailers.
WEB / TECH NEWS
Legal Protection for Amateur Shoots
Any adult industry professional who creates video content with actual first-time amateurs will come to an early knowledge that later performer regret is commonplace. Recognized performers who regularly...
Legal Options to Address Pirated Cam Performances
Many webcam performers have experienced a new trend in online piracy — the illegal recording and publication of live webcam performances. The “business model” is disturbingly simple:...
A Retrospective on the Adult Industry’s Tall Climb
As certainly the oldest member of the current adult-industry Fourth Estate, and having written for many adult publications, some of which no longer exist, I write this in the first person which, if you...