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Calif. Lawmakers Consider Tracking HIV Patients by Name
Jan 20, 2006 1:00 PM PSTIn a move that could potentially create privacy concerns for HIV-infected individuals, California lawmakers are considering a bill that would allow health officials to track HIV cases by name, rather than the previous system that has been in place since the AIDS epidemic hit in the late 1970s.
Cambria Speaks at Senate Hearing, Supports Rating System
Jan 20, 2006 11:00 AM PSTFor the first time, a representative for the adult entertainment industry was present during a senate hearing on Internet pornography. Paul Cambria, general counsel to the Adult Freedom Foundation, spoke before the U.S. Senate Committee on Commerce, Science and Technology.
Feds After Google Records
Jan 19, 2006 2:30 PM PSTGoogle is promising a fight after the federal government unveiled Thursday that it wants the search engine records that detail what users are searching for online, marking a bold move on the part of the Bush administration to revive the spirit of the infamous Child Online Protection Act shot down by the Supreme Court more than two years ago.
Adult Site Claims No Communication Over Utah Registry Citation
Jan 19, 2006 12:00 PM PSTA Canadian adult website that Utah officials say was cited for violating the state’s seven-month-old Child Protection Registry law is claiming it has received no communication from the state regarding the citation, though officials say notice of the citation was sent almost two weeks ago.
Texas Town Drags Out Attack on Adult Stores
Jan 19, 2006 6:03 AM PSTA U.S. District Court in Forth Worth granted Dreamers Video a permanent injunction in March 2005 to halt enforcement of Kennedale's regulations on adult businesses, but the city is now appealing that ruling in a New Orleans court.
Child Porn Sting Nets 33
Jan 18, 2006 9:00 AM PSTThirty-three people have been arrested in Spain – including bankers, professors, pensioners, a physician and a priest – on charges of using the Internet to exchange child pornography, the Ministry of Interior said in a statement Wednesday.
Adult Store Case Going to State Supreme Court
Jan 17, 2006 9:00 AM PSTIn a dispute that stretches back several years, the New York State Supreme Court on Feb 6. will hear a case regarding a town’s request to close an adult retail store on the grounds that it is operating illegally.
Three South Carolina Stores Raided, Clerks Charged
Jan 17, 2006 8:00 AM PSTOfficers from the Spartanburg County Sheriff 's Office raided three area video stores and seized several thousand adult videos as evidence in the impending prosecution of four store clerks arrested during the action.
County, Adult Store Headed for Constitutional Case
Jan 16, 2006 1:00 PM PSTA zoning dispute involving a 24-hour adult bookstore has attracted the interest of a Cincinnati attorney who has handled several adult cases, including some for Hustler publisher Larry Flynt.
Porn Actress Accused of Rape Out on Bail
Jan 16, 2006 10:30 AM PSTThe 20-year-old porn actress facing charges in California for allegedly drugging and raping her 15-year-old male lover has been released from jail on $10,000 bail.
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