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European Court Rejects Appeal in Microsoft Antitrust Case
Sep 17, 2007 2:30 PM PDTThe European Court of First Instance on Monday rejected Microsoft Corp’s appeal of the European Commission’s 2004 ruling that the company had violated antitrust regulations by abusing its monopoly on computer operating systems.
Bush Picks Retired N.Y. Judge for AG Spot
Sep 17, 2007 1:45 PM PDTPresident Bush has nominated former federal judge Michael Mukasey, a staunch but independently minded conservative, to replace Alberto Gonzales as attorney general.
Rep. King Calls for Sex Offender Screening by Dating Sites
Sep 16, 2007 9:00 AM PDTA resolution under consideration by a U.S. House of Representatives subcommittee would “encourage” employers and dating websites to screen applicants against sex offender registries and to “expeditiously implement” registration requirements introduced by the Adam Walsh Child Protection and Safety Act.
FSC Continues 2257 Fight With New Strategies
Sep 14, 2007 3:30 PM PDTThe Free Speech Coalition today released its three-pronged strategy for challenging the Justice Department's proposed rules and regulations in the 2257 public comment period.
Fla. Strip Club Prepared to Take Case to Supreme Court
Sep 14, 2007 12:15 PM PDTAttorneys for Lollipops Gentlemen’s Club in Daytona Beach said Thursday that they are prepared to take their challenge to the city’s anti-nudity ordinance to the U.S. Supreme Court.
Study: Fair Use of Content Brings in Trillions Per Year
Sep 14, 2007 5:00 AM PDT“Fair use” exceptions to U.S. copyright laws are responsible for more than $4.5 trillion in annual revenue in the U.S., according to a study issued this week by the Computer & Communications Industry Association.
FBI Meets With Adult Companies for 2nd Time
Sep 13, 2007 6:00 PM PDTAgents of the Federal Bureau of Investigation met with members of the adult entertainment industry this afternoon in Washington for the second time in a year, to discuss the current state of the 2257 inspections.
S.D. Gov. Under Fire for Support of LodgeNet
Sep 13, 2007 1:30 PM PDTThe latest subject of the public relations campaign being waged in South Dakota by conservative antiporn groups is the state’s Republican Governor, Mike Rounds, who recently praised LodgeNet’s decision to keep and expand its headquarters in Sioux Falls.
Stagliano, Jordan Issue Response to Kaytel Owner
Sep 13, 2007 12:30 PM PDTEvil Angel owner John Stagliano and producer/director Jules Jordan have jointly rebutted a private email from Kaytel owner Alain Elmaleh in which Elmaleh said that the jury verdict in his recent piracy case was "overruled."
Appeals Court Upholds Firing of Cop Who Ran Adult Site
Sep 13, 2007 5:00 AM PDTThe 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals has upheld the firing of a Chandler, Ariz., police officer who operated an adult site that featured the officer and his wife in sexually explicit pictures and videos, and dismissed the couple’s lawsuit against the Chandler Police Dept.
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