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U.K. Creates Child Internet Safety Council

U.K. Creates Child Internet Safety Council

Oct 1, 2008 6:00 AM PDT
The British government has created a council to protect children from web content that includes adult material, according to a Reuters report.
RealNetworks vs. MPAA Battle Over RealDVD Lands in Federal Courts

RealNetworks vs. MPAA Battle Over RealDVD Lands in Federal Courts

Sep 30, 2008 5:00 PM PDT
RealNetworks and the Motion Picture Association of America each filed lawsuits in federal courts Monday over RealNetworks' new software, RealDVD.
EU Plans to Lead Transition to Web 3.0

EU Plans to Lead Transition to Web 3.0

Sep 30, 2008 4:00 PM PDT
Europe is planning to take the lead in rolling out the next generation of Internet services, with the European Commission releasing an outline of the steps that Europe will take to usher in "the next wave of the Information Revolution."
Report Paints Scathing Portrayal of Ex-AG Gonzales

Report Paints Scathing Portrayal of Ex-AG Gonzales

Sep 30, 2008 2:15 PM PDT
Despite White House denials, political considerations played a part in the sacking of U.S. attorneys under former Attorney General Alberto Gonzales' regime, according to a report.
China Fines Citizen Possessing Adult Video on Computer

China Fines Citizen Possessing Adult Video on Computer

Sep 30, 2008 10:00 AM PDT
A Chinese man was fined $277 for a 30-minute adult video found on his hard drive, according to a report.
Iowa Asks State Supreme Court to Reconsider Nude Dancing Decision

Iowa Asks State Supreme Court to Reconsider Nude Dancing Decision

Sep 30, 2008 9:00 AM PDT
A Fremont County judge ruled that nude dancing was an art and ruled in favor of an Iowa dance club owner. The state's attorney general wants that ruling reviewed.
Swiss Parliament Passes Bill Banning Adult Mobile Content

Swiss Parliament Passes Bill Banning Adult Mobile Content

Sep 30, 2008 5:00 AM PDT
The Swiss national council has decided to prohibit commercial porn and violent videos to be distributed, downloaded or sold via mobile phones, subscription-only Telecompaper.com reported Monday.
Federal Judge Declares Mistrial in RIAA Suit

Federal Judge Declares Mistrial in RIAA Suit

Sep 29, 2008 3:00 PM PDT
In declaring a mistrial in a copyright infringement case brought by the Recording Industry Association of America, a federal judge waved away one way for the RIAA to win cases while providing another.
Sheriff in N.J. Gets Probation for Posting Photos on Adult Sites

Sheriff in N.J. Gets Probation for Posting Photos on Adult Sites

Sep 29, 2008 9:00 AM PDT
A retired sheriff’s official was sentenced to 150 hours of community service and five years probation for posting sexually explicit photographs of two women on adult sites.
18 West Studios Sues Distributor Pacific Sun for Fraud

18 West Studios Sues Distributor Pacific Sun for Fraud

Sep 29, 2008 8:00 AM PDT
In a lawsuit filed Friday, 18 West Studios, maker of gay twink DVDs, alleged distributor Pacific Sun committed fraud by falsifying sales figures.

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