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Las Vegas Strip Clubs Can Continue Taxi Driver Payouts
Jan 2, 2006 6:00 AM PSTConventioneers might encounter one of Sin City’s largest affiliate programs when they descend on Internext. This time, however, it’s not about websites. It’s about taxi drivers, strip clubs and massage parlors.
Maxim Goes Indian, Kashmir Bans Porn
Dec 31, 2005 6:00 AM PSTThe new toned-down version of Maxim has hit India, marking a publishing bombshell in one of the world’s most conservative societies and representing yet another step in the country's inexorable slide towards the Western lifestyle.
Chris Wilson Ordered Released From Jail
Dec 29, 2005 12:58 PM PSTAlleged obscene picture peddler Chris Wilson today has been ordered released from jail by a Florida appellate court, after initially being denied immediate release last week.
Suspect in Boy’s Rape Arrested in Oklahoma
Dec 29, 2005 12:30 PM PSTOklahoma authorities on Dec. 28 arrested former Richmond resident Genevieve Elise Silva, a porn actress accused of engaging a 15-year-old boy with sex and drugs last summer.
U.S. Judge Blocks New 2257 Rules
Dec 29, 2005 7:57 AM PSTA federal court granted a preliminary injunction in the Free Speech Coalition’s bid to halt enforcement of several amended rules relative to U.S.C. 18 §2257, the federal labeling and record-keeping regulations targeting the adult industry. An appeal by the Justice Department is expected.
Law OK'd to Regulate Adult Businesses
Dec 29, 2005 7:00 AM PSTCiting a need to protect property values, public health and public safety, the Lexington City Council has passed an ordinance regulating how and where a sexually oriented business can operate in the city.
Sandy Springs Votes to Enact Anti-Adult Law
Dec 28, 2005 4:00 PM PSTThe month-long battle over the fate of adult-oriented businesses in Sandy Springs is over, and adult businesses have lost. After New Year’s, the city’s three dance clubs and six video stores will face a tough new law that business owners say will make it impossible to operate profitably.
Ex-Attorney General Calls for Porn Commission
Dec 28, 2005 12:30 PM PSTEdward Meese, former Attorney General under Ronald Reagan, helped organize the U.S Government’s first in-depth study into pornography back in 1985. Twenty years, later he’s calling for another study to assess porn’s imminent “dangers.”
Arizona Citizens Back Jameson in Dispute With City
Dec 28, 2005 9:30 AM PSTThe fight over Scottsdale’s recently approved restriction on adult entertainment clubs is heating up, with three parties now working -- albeit separately -- to put the issue in the hands of voters by having it placed on a May 16 ballot referendum.
Japanese Police Crack Whip on Sex Industry
Dec 28, 2005 7:00 AM PSTIn the battle to put an end to Saitama City’s illegal sex industry, Japanese police said landlords who rent their premises to sex shops will face criminal charges, regardless of whether or not they knew the occupant was running a sex shop.
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