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Ga. Lawmaker Considers Strip Club Fee
Jan 5, 2009 5:00 PM PSTA Georgia state senator said today that he is thinking of imposing fees on strip club patrons to help fund programs for victims of sexual abuse.
Ind. Judge Orders 231 Adult Plaza Closed
Jan 5, 2009 4:00 PM PSTThe order came after Spencer Circuit Judge Wayne A. Roell found 231 Adult Plaza in contempt of court for violating a permanent injunction.
FSC Launches 2009 Rebranding Campaign
Jan 5, 2009 3:00 PM PSTThe rebranding will include a complete revamp of the FSC website and a new look for the weekly online newsletter. FSC also will launch a Facebook page for its members.
China Attacks Google, Baidu in Effort to Ban Online Adult Content
Jan 5, 2009 12:00 PM PSTChinese officials announced Monday that Google and top Chinese search engine Baidu, among others, are under threat of severe punishment because they have ignored warnings from censors and failed to remove lewd content from their pages.
Missouri Lawmaker Reintroduces Bill Banning Lap Dances
Jan 4, 2009 11:00 AM PSTA Missouri lawmaker intends to reintroduce a controversial statewide adult-regulation bill, which includes the ban of lap dances, among other things, during the 2009 legislative session.
Houston Wins Legal Battle Against Penthouse Club
Jan 2, 2009 4:00 PM PSTA yearlong legal battle between the Penthouse Club and the City of Houston ended Wednesday when a court ruled in favor of the city and ordered the club to permanently close its doors.
Bali Political Party Challenges Anti-Porn Law With Petition
Jan 2, 2009 2:00 PM PSTThe Bali People’s Component, known as the KRB, has finalized a judicial review challenging the recently ratified anti-pornography law and plans to present the review to the Constitutional Court on Jan. 9.
XBIZ President Alec Helmy, Gill Sperlein of Titan Media Join FSC as Board Members
Jan 2, 2009 12:00 PM PSTThe Free Speech Coalition has tapped two new members to its eight-member board of directors, XBIZ President and founder Alec Helmy and Titan Media attorney Gill Sperlein.
SexSearch Found Not Liable for User's Tryst With Minor
Dec 31, 2008 3:00 PM PSTThe John Doe plaintiff who sued online social-networking company SexSearch after he was arrested for having sex with a 14-year-old member has lost his federal appeal.
Verizon Awarded Record Payment in Cybersquatting Case
Dec 30, 2008 1:00 PM PSTVerizon was awarded a record sum of $33.15 million Dec. 24 in a cybersquatting case against OnlineNIC, a San Francisco-based domain registration company.
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