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FSC Offering Members Mortgage Services
Jun 9, 2008 11:00 AM PDTThe Free Speech Coalition has announced a partnership with a mortgage banker and broker to provide FSC members with customized service for home and commercial mortgages.
Attorney Walters Comments on Proposed 2257A
Jun 7, 2008 6:00 AM PDTFirst Amendment lawyer Lawrence Walters, of the firm Weston, Garrou, Walters & Mooney, offered his opinion and commentary on newly proposed 2257A regulations, published by the Justice Department in the Federal Register today.
The XBIZ Weekly Retail Round-Up
Jun 6, 2008 5:15 PM PDTThe weekly collection of articles reporting on local laws and battles that affect today's adult retailers.
Proposed Changes to 2257A Regs Issued by Justice Dept.
Jun 6, 2008 12:30 PM PDTThe Justice Department today issued proposed amendments to the 2257A section of the federal labeling and record-keeping regulations.
Nevada Brothels Turning to Ads, Promotions
Jun 6, 2008 12:00 PM PDTThe high price of diesel fuel is leading some of Nevada's legal brothels to advertising and other promotional tools.
"An awful lot of our customers are truckers," George Flint, director of the Nevada Brothel Owners' Association, said.
Raging Stallion Sues Drake’s After Midnight
Jun 6, 2008 10:00 AM PDTThis morning, gay production company Raging Stallion Studios filed suit in San Francisco Superior Court against adult retailer Drake’s After Midnight.
Max Hardcore Jury Returns Guilty Verdict
Jun 5, 2008 4:15 PM PDTJurors in the Max Hardcore obscenity trial have returned a verdict of guilty on 10 federal counts of distributing obscene materials over the Internet and through the mail.
Michigan Considering Computer CP Reporting Bill
Jun 5, 2008 6:00 AM PDTThe Michigan state Senate is considering a proposal that would require computer technicians to notify the police if they happen to find child pornography on a customer's computer.
Jury Goes to Deliberate in Max Hardcore Case
Jun 4, 2008 3:00 PM PDTToday, just after 1 p.m. EST, the jury in the Max Hardcore case went to deliberation. The action follows a weeklong trial where jurors have been asked to determine if the content of five DVDs produced and directed Max Hardcore are obscene by local community standards in the city of Tampa.
Max Hardcore Trial Continues
Jun 2, 2008 7:30 PM PDTSegments from the final two videos were played for the jurors in the Max Hardcore case today in Tampa. Portions of “Fist of Fury 4 — Euro Edition” were to be shown, followed by scenes from “Pure Max 19,” prompting the judge in the case to tell the jurors that they would spend most of the day watching the videos.
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Focusing, Again, on Tradeshow Etiquette
I’m very excited to have been asked by XBIZ World to write the third part of my ongoing series of articles on tradeshow etiquette. In Part I of the series, I discussed business cards, substance...
Retail Sales Get Boost From Staff Morale Building
My job is, and always has been, to do what is asked of me to the best of my ability. I’ve worn many hats in this company, as it’s not only adult retail but adult nightlife as well. I’ve...