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N.Y. Court Changes Definition of 'Depict' to Include Text

N.Y. Court Changes Definition of 'Depict' to Include Text

Apr 27, 2007 5:00 AM PDT
In a 5-2 decision, the Court of Appeals decided that the word "depict," when used in regards to sending material depicting obscenity to minors, is no longer limited to just images — reserve reversing a previous ruling that left graphic words protected from prosecution.
Nude Appearance May Hurt Law Student's Career

Nude Appearance May Hurt Law Student's Career

Apr 26, 2007 3:30 PM PDT
Adriana Dominguez, a third-year student at Brooklyn Law School, appeared on the "Naked Happy Girls" show on Playboy TV in January. In the last three weeks, a 45-second clip from the show has been circulating among law students and faculty in New York.
Acacia Acquires Electronic Messaging Patents

Acacia Acquires Electronic Messaging Patents

Apr 26, 2007 1:30 PM PDT
Acacia Patent Acquisition, a subsidiary of the Acacia Research Corp. has acquired rights to patents related to electronic message advertising.
FSC Reports 'Tremendous Success' at Lobbying Day Event

FSC Reports 'Tremendous Success' at Lobbying Day Event

Apr 25, 2007 5:08 PM PDT
Adult industry members returned to Porn Valley proudly after meeting with lawmakers Monday to discuss a proposed "sin" tax, a gathering that the Free Speech Coalition calls a "tremendous success."
L.A. City Attorney Files Charges Against Joe Francis

L.A. City Attorney Files Charges Against Joe Francis

Apr 25, 2007 3:30 PM PDT
Criminal sexual battery charges were filed against "Girls Gone Wild" producer Joe Francis today by Los Angeles City Attorney Rocky Delgadillo.
Politicians Discuss Mandatory Internet Sales Tax

Politicians Discuss Mandatory Internet Sales Tax

Apr 24, 2007 9:16 AM PDT
Politicians are debating a mandatory sales tax be put on all out-of-state online purchases, an argument that now, with a Democrat-controlled Congress, is more likely than ever to become a reality.
Calif. Porn Tax Proposed; Rate Not Yet Set

Calif. Porn Tax Proposed; Rate Not Yet Set

Apr 23, 2007 6:19 PM PDT
A California Assembly bill introduced by Assemblyman Charles Calderon, D-Whittier, is seeking to tax the sale, storage, use, or other consumption of adult materials, the percentage of which has yet to be determined.
Joe Francis Pleads Guilty on Contempt Charge, Gets 35 Days

Joe Francis Pleads Guilty on Contempt Charge, Gets 35 Days

Apr 23, 2007 2:45 PM PDT
"Girls Gone Wild" founder Joe Francis pleaded guilty to contempt of court and was sentenced to 35 days in jail in a U.S. District Court hearing today.
Proposed Calif. Porn Tax Takes Center Stage at FSC Lobbying Days

Proposed Calif. Porn Tax Takes Center Stage at FSC Lobbying Days

Apr 23, 2007 8:27 AM PDT
As delegates from the adult entertainment business visit Sacramento today to meet with lawmakers as part of Free Speech Lobbying Days, they’ll be focusing on a new attempt to tax the industry.
Texas Adult Shop Owners Make Local Campaign Donation

Texas Adult Shop Owners Make Local Campaign Donation

Apr 22, 2007 6:00 AM PDT
A City Council candidate who is working to keep an adult bookstore from opening in the city's Red Bird area has accepted a $3,000 campaign donation from the store's three owners.

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