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Naked Rhino, Too Much Media Settle Lawsuit
Aug 11, 2008 5:15 PM PDTThe parties in NR Media Inc. v. Too Much Media LLC have settled a lawsuit that dates back to 2006, and today issued a court ordered joint press release that absolves either company of wrongdoing.
Ray Guhn Sentenced to 4 Years in Prison
Aug 11, 2008 3:30 PM PDTAfter pleading guilty on June 24 to unlawful financial transactions related to the operation of his Cash Titans affiliate program, Clinton McCowen, aka Ray Guhn, was sentenced to four years in prison today.
ACLU Attacks FCC
Aug 11, 2008 8:00 AM PDTThe American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU), along with a variety of other groups, has issued a statement to the U.S. Supreme Court, claiming that the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) lacks the authority to regulate non-obscene speech.
California's 25% Porn Tax Defeated
Aug 9, 2008 9:00 AM PDTAssembly Bill 2914, which would have imposed a 25 percent excise tax on adult products and productions, has died in committee.
The XBIZ Weekly Retail Round-Up
Aug 8, 2008 5:00 PM PDTThe weekly collection of articles reporting on local laws and battles that affect today's adult retailers.
Karen Fletcher Sentenced on Obscenity Charges
Aug 7, 2008 11:30 AM PDT"Red Rose" website owner Karen Fletcher was sentenced today after pleading guilty to six counts of distributing obscenity online.
L.I. ISP Signs on to Block CP Sites, Newsgroups
Aug 7, 2008 6:00 AM PDTCablevision, the largest Internet service provider on Long Island, yesterday announced that it will immediately work to block consumer access to child pornography websites and newsgroups that contain child pornography.
FSC Seeks New Membership Director
Aug 6, 2008 3:00 PM PDTAdult industry trade group Free Speech Coalition (FSC) has announced its search for a new Membership Director.
Court Rules in Favor of New Cablevision Recorder
Aug 6, 2008 2:00 PM PDTA ruling by the 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals regarding the limitations for Internet Service Provider (ISP) in copying and storing copyrighted content on behalf of subscribers is being hailed as far-reaching and important, though it will likely be appealed by Hollywood producers.
Sri Lanka Blocks Internet Porn
Aug 6, 2008 5:00 AM PDTSri Lanka's president has issued an order to its Telecommunications Regulatory Commission (TRC) to immediately begin blocking access to adult entertainment websites.
WEB / TECH NEWS
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