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Texas Study to Focus on Impact of Adult Businesses
Apr 4, 2007 7:00 AM PDTThe Texas City Attorneys Association is asking cities throughout the state to contribute toward a $100,000 study that would focus on the impact adult stores have on communities.
Scott Stapp, Red Light District Settle Suit Over Sex Tape
Apr 3, 2007 2:24 PM PDTFormer Creed frontman Scott Stapp has settled his invasion of privacy lawsuit against Red Light District over the release of a sex tape starring himself, Kid Rock and four groupies that was filmed aboard a tour bus in 1999.
U.S. Judge Dismisses Some of FSC’s 2257 Claims
Apr 3, 2007 10:53 AM PDTThe federal judge hearing the Free Speech Coalition’s case against the U.S. government over 18 U.S.C. §2257 has dismissed some of the adult industry’s claims.
Indian Parliament Finalizes TV Content Code, Allows Adult
Apr 3, 2007 8:49 AM PDTIndian Parliament has finalized the Broadcast Bill, a code of conduct for TV programs that will allow the airing of adult content between 11 p.m. and 5 a.m. daily.
MPAA Supports Illegal Downloading Act, Lists Top 25 Offending Schools
Apr 2, 2007 10:41 AM PDTThe MPAA last week announced its support of the "Curb Illegal Downloading on College Campuses Act of 2007," legislation introduced to give colleges and universities an incentive to crack down on on-campus movie piracy.
Australian Video Chain Venus Loses Battle Over Pirated Porn
Mar 31, 2007 7:00 AM PDTThe Adult Industry Copyright Organisation has prevailed in a claim against one of Australia’s best-known adult video and novelty stores over the sale of pirated adult videos.
U.S. Appeals Court Releases 'Perfect 10' Opinion
Mar 31, 2007 5:00 AM PDTThe 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeal on Thursday released a 26-page opinion that upholds the court decisions of several lawsuits filed by adult company Perfect 10 against several companies, including web hosting service CWIE and credit-card processor CCBill.
Al Goldstein Announces U.S. Presidential Candidacy
Mar 30, 2007 1:00 PM PDTAl Goldstein, the former publisher of Screw magazine, has announced his candidacy for the President of the U.S.
Thailand Creates Panel to Censor Online Adult Sites
Mar 30, 2007 10:53 AM PDTThailand, the top-five producer of online adult websites, has set up a national committee to regulate Internet content to ensure a “safe and creative media.”
Adult Industry Leaders React to .XXX Decision
Mar 30, 2007 10:33 AM PDTIn the wake of ICANN's decision this morning not to approve ICM Registry's .XXX sTLD proposal, representatives from the adult world are expressing delight.
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