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Secret Service Stings 2 Spammers
Feb 28, 2006 1:00 PM PSTTwo men are under arrest after allegedly charging a U.S. Secret Service informant $6,500 and striking a profit-sharing deal to send 50,000 pieces of bulk email to 1.2 million AOL subscribers.
Red Light District to Fight Kid Rock Claims
Feb 28, 2006 10:59 AM PSTRed Light District will fight a lawsuit filed by singer Kid Rock attempting to prevent distribution of a video showing Rock and Creed singer Scott Stapp engaged in sex acts with groupies, the company announced today through its attorney.
Porn Law Confronts Chinese SMS Explosion
Feb 28, 2006 9:30 AM PSTThe tolerance level of the Chinese Government when it comes to dealing with pornography was further realized with a new set of laws set to hit the books March 1.
‘Sex’ Show Works Up Colo. Legislator
Feb 27, 2006 3:01 PM PSTThousands showed up for "The Sex and So Much More Show" in Denver, drawing long lines of porn fans who paid $20 to mingle with the likes of Jenna Jameson and Ron Jeremy. But some state legislators want to make sure it might be the last of its kind at the Colorado Convention Center.
Vietnam Shuts Down Online Adult Site
Feb 27, 2006 1:00 PM PSTVietnamese officials have shut down what is believed to be the country’s first local adult website, www.000.com.vn. Censors discovered the straight online site in a probe of Hanoi attorney Vu Thai Ha after he tried to register the domain names Sex.com.vn and XXX.com.vn.
Army Charges 7 in Porn Site Scandal
Feb 27, 2006 12:01 PM PSTSeven paratroopers from the U.S. Army’s elite 82nd Airborne Division face separation from the Army for their alleged involvement with the gay adult website ActiveDuty.com.
U.S. Ramps Up Pressure to Unblock COPA Ruling
Feb 27, 2006 10:25 AM PSTThe Justice Department said in a court filing that Google’s legal challenge to block a review of a week’s worth of search terms amounts to the search engine holding up government efforts to protect children from Internet porn.
Kansas Billboard Ban Sparks 1st Amendment Debate
Feb 26, 2006 12:01 PM PSTState officials have been turning the screws on adult businesses for the past two years. Now lawmakers are pushing a bill that would ban billboards promoting adult stores and products along state roads and place restrictions on signs outside stores that are located near highways.
New Regulations Put Squeeze on Landmark Adult Store
Feb 26, 2006 6:02 AM PSTAs of March 13, Zorba’s 34-year reign as Scottsdale’s one and only source for adult videos may be in jeopardy. That’s when new regulations kick in that will force major changes at the store, considered a city landmark.
Perfect 10, Google Both Plan to Appeal U.S. Ruling
Feb 23, 2006 3:59 PM PSTAfter winning a preliminary injunction against search engine Google, adult publisher Perfect 10 is planning to appeal part of a federal court’s decision to decline enjoining Google’s linking to other websites that infringe Perfect 10 images.
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