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MoviesByMail.com Owners Charged With 6 Obscenity Counts

MoviesByMail.com Owners Charged With 6 Obscenity Counts

Jun 29, 2007 1:00 PM PDT
Two owners of online adult retailer MoviesByMail.com accused early this month of violating obscenity law have been formally charged with six counts of distributing obscene materials, three via the Internet and three via the U.S. Postal Service.
Calif. Legislators to Hear Adult Industry Tax Bill

Calif. Legislators to Hear Adult Industry Tax Bill

Jun 29, 2007 12:00 PM PDT
The FSC today announced that Assembly Bill 1551, a bill that would impose a tax on all California-based adult companies to ameliorate supposed “secondary effects," will be heard Monday, July 9, by the Assembly Revenue and Taxation Committee.
Seoul: Amateur Adult Website Operator Arrested

Seoul: Amateur Adult Website Operator Arrested

Jun 29, 2007 11:21 AM PDT
Police have arrested the operator of an amateur adult website and 53 of its members who posted obscene pictures of their wives or girlfriends, it was reported today.
Movies By Mail Defendants Seeking Legal Fund Donations

Movies By Mail Defendants Seeking Legal Fund Donations

Jun 28, 2007 5:28 PM PDT
Sami and Michael Harb, the owners of Movies By Mail who are facing federal charges for selling obscene materials, are asking for funds from supporters before their planned arraignment and indictment July 12 in Salt Lake City.
ITVN Inc. Sold to BroadShift Inc. for $11M

ITVN Inc. Sold to BroadShift Inc. for $11M

Jun 23, 2007 6:00 PM PDT
ITVN Inc. the company that operates adult Internet protocol TV network XTV, has entered into an agreement to sell “substantially all of its assets” to BroadShift Inc., according to a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission.
Calif. Senate Committee Rejects Porn-Reporting Bill

Calif. Senate Committee Rejects Porn-Reporting Bill

Jun 20, 2007 12:01 PM PDT
A proposed bill that would have required computer technicians to report pornographic images of children they find while fixing a machine was voted down Tuesday by the Senate Public Safety Committee.
FBI Continues 2257 Inspections

FBI Continues 2257 Inspections

Jun 20, 2007 11:00 AM PDT
A team of FBI agents conducted a 2257 inspection Tuesday of specialty producer Filmco Productions and its gay and transsexual label Bacchus Releasing.
India Officials Outlaw Vibrating Condom

India Officials Outlaw Vibrating Condom

Jun 20, 2007 9:45 AM PDT
Authorities have banned the sale of Crezendo condoms, which come with a vibrating ring, on the grounds that they promote sexual gratification rather than family planning and the prevention of sexually transmitted disease.
Va. Sex Shop Owners Plead Guilty to Obscenity Charges

Va. Sex Shop Owners Plead Guilty to Obscenity Charges

Jun 18, 2007 9:54 AM PDT
The owners of Pheromoans sex shop, who were indicted in November for violating state obscenity laws, have plead guilty of possessing obscene materials with intent to distribute, a misdemeanor charge.
FBI Arrests More 'Botherders'

FBI Arrests More 'Botherders'

Jun 17, 2007 6:00 AM PDT
The Justice Department and Federal Bureau of Investigation announced this week that more “botherders” — operators of compromised computer networks known as “botnets” — have been arrested as part of an ongoing initiative to disrupt botnets and the criminal enterprises that use them.

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