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Lexington Steele, Vanessa Blue Settle Suits Against Each Other
Mar 13, 2009 3:15 PM PDTLexington Steele and Vanessa Blue have settled a pair of suits against each other after meeting with an alternative dispute resolution jurist.
Brian Surewood Plea Bargains Road Rage Case
Mar 13, 2009 2:30 PM PDTSurewood had been charged with one count of murder; one count of vehicular manslaughter, three counts of reckless driving causing great bodily harm and three counts of leaving the scene of an accident.
Authorities Seize Computers, Make Arrests in Child Porn Bust
Mar 13, 2009 6:00 AM PDTForensic technicians in Georgia are searching for evidence of child pornography on the hard drives of more than 100 computers seized by local, state and federal officials as part of Operation Shattered Innocence.
N.Y. Gov Dumps Download Tax Proposal; Legislator Proposes 'Pole Tax'
Mar 12, 2009 12:00 PM PDTWhile the governor was dropping his plan for download taxes, a Brooklyn assemblyman introduced a bill that would require gentlemen's club patrons to pay $10 every time they visit.
Cuadra Guilty of Killing Gay Adult Producer
Mar 12, 2009 12:00 PM PDTHarlow Cuadra — an escort, adult producer and website entrepreneur — has been found guilty of first-degree homicide in the murder of producer Bryan Kocis.
Ogden Confirmed as Deputy Attorney General
Mar 12, 2009 11:15 AM PDTDavid Ogden was confirmed today as deputy attorney general, despite opposition because he has represented defendants in adult entertainment cases. The panel voted 65-28 in favor of Ogden.
Court Asked to Toss FriendFinder Acquisition Suit
Mar 11, 2009 12:45 PM PDTPenthouse attorneys are once again seeking dismissal of a case brought on by Broadstream Capital Partners, which alleged it breached a joint venture deal over the purchase of adult and social-networking giant FriendFinder when it was known as Various.
Extreme Associates Case Ends in Guilty Pleas
Mar 11, 2009 8:45 AM PDTRob Black, Lizzy Borden and their company, Extreme Associates, pleaded guilty before a federal judge to one count each of conspiracy to distribute obscene materials. Sentencing is scheduled for July 1.
Chicken Ranch Sale Ends Up in Court as County Holds Up Deal
Mar 11, 2009 7:00 AM PDTA deal to sell the Chicken Ranch has gone sour and is headed to federal court. But the culprit for the deal gone bad isn’t the buyer or seller; this time it’s the government.
'Explosive' Day in Harlow Cuadra Murder Trial
Mar 10, 2009 6:00 PM PDTDay 11 in the Harlow Cuadra capital murder trial was "emotional and explosive" as Cuadra and his partner and onetime co-defendant Joseph Kerekes both took the stand.
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