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Federal Court Hears Arguments in Google Case
Mar 14, 2006 3:30 PM PSTU.S. District Judge James Ware heard arguments Tuesday in a case that could have far-reaching Internet privacy considerations.
Child Pornographer Loses Appeal
Mar 14, 2006 3:00 PM PSTThe 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals upheld the conviction of an American man who posted child pornography on a Croatian website.
ForbiddenVideos.com Operators Convicted on Obscenity Charges
Mar 14, 2006 10:55 AM PSTThe operators of ForbiddenVideos.com on Monday were convicted by a federal jury on obscenity and conspiracy charges. The site allegedly advertised and distributed videos and streaming media that included scenes of rape, sexual torture, and urination and defacation.
Court Denies Kaytel’s Motion to Dismiss Evil Angel Lawsuit
Mar 14, 2006 7:00 AM PSTA district court judge has denied a motion filed by Kaytel Video Distribution owner Alain Elmaleh to dismiss a counterfeiting lawsuit filed against Kaytel by Evil Angel owner John Stagliano and an intertwined case filed by Jules Jordan, according to court documents.
20-Year Sentence in 1st Anime Child Porn Conviction
Mar 13, 2006 11:09 AM PSTA judge has sentenced a Virginia man to 20 years in prison for 74 counts of child pornography, including several charges related to anime. Whorley, 52, was the first person convicted under the Protect Act for anime child porn.
Muslim Women Protest Anti-Porn Bill
Mar 12, 2006 6:02 PM PSTAn anti-porn bill has drawn criticism from an unlikely quarter: Muslim women. The bill, which is now being reviewed by a special parliamentary committee, has prompted nearly 1,000 Muslim women to protest in the streets of Jakarta, Indonesia’s capital.
Court OKs Auction for Jill Kelly Productions Assets
Mar 10, 2006 5:05 PM PSTAt the urging of the Official Committee of Unsecured Creditors of Jill Kelly Productions, a bankruptcy court has authorized the sale of a large portion of JKP’s assets. The auction is scheduled for April 17.
Court: Alabama Can Continue Sex Toy Sales Ban
Mar 10, 2006 2:16 PM PSTIn a blow to sex toy and novelty retailers, Alabama’s sex toy ban survived another court challenge in federal court. A U.S. District Court in Birmingham ruled that Alabama has a right to limit sales of vibrators, sex dolls and butt plugs, as well as any other device used for sexual arousal.
FSC Calls on Senate to Remove Provision of HR 4472
Mar 10, 2006 11:53 AM PSTIn response to the U.S. House of Representatives passing a bill that would significantly strengthen the existing 2257 record-keeping law, the Free Speech Coalition has called on the U.S. Senate to reject the offensive portion of the bill.
Appeals Court Approves Child Porn Searches
Mar 10, 2006 10:29 AM PSTAn appeals court has ruled that police can search a suspect’s computer hard drive if that person is known to have subscribed to a child porn website, enabling police and investigators fewer constraints during child porn searches and seizures.
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