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Jameson’s Club May Face Closure, Star Says
Dec 9, 2005 12:29 PM PSTThe City of Scottsdale continued its clampdown on strip clubs this week, arraigning 15 dancers and five managers from two clubs, one of which is co-owned by Jenna Jameson.
CRS Study Pans Cable Indecency Rules
Dec 9, 2005 11:00 AM PSTApplying broadcast indecency rules to cable would likely violate cable channels’ First Amendment rights, according to a research report recently released by the Congressional Research Service.
Rapist May Write Porn, Judge Says
Dec 9, 2005 10:00 AM PSTIn a bizarre case of First Amendment protection that could have far-reaching affects on the legal merits of literary pornography as free speech, a convicted child rapist has been cleared to sue his jailers after they punished him for writing child porn.
Met Raid Nets 40 Child Porn Arrests
Dec 9, 2005 7:00 AM PSTMore than 40 pedophile suspects have been arrested by Metropolitan Police as the officers continue the crackdown on child pornography abusers.
3rd Circuit Rules Against Extreme Associates, Case Goes Back to District Court
Dec 8, 2005 8:45 PM PSTA federal appeals court Thursday agreed to reverse a lower court decision favoring the owners of Extreme Associates Inc. and remand the case for further proceedings. If convicted, Rob Zicari and Janet Romano face up to 50 years in prison and a fine of $2.5 million.
Prosecution Must Prove Age in Child Porn Cases, Judge Says
Dec 7, 2005 1:00 PM PSTIt is the responsibility of prosecutors, not defense, to prove age in suspected child porn cases, a Hennepin County judge ruled in Minnesota today.
University Tells Playboy to Back Off Logo
Dec 6, 2005 7:00 AM PSTWhen Playboy debuted its “Girls of the Pac-10” issue in September, it had no problem finding girls from Arizona State University. Unlike other schools, such as USC, where hardly any women showed up for a chance at being featured in the magazine, Playboy reportedly received more than 200 perky volunteers from ASU vying for a shot in the college issue.
Mobile Strip Club Challenges Zoning Laws
Dec 5, 2005 3:30 PM PSTHow do you charge a strip club for zoning violations when the strip club is on wheels? That was the quandary Tampa officials faced last week when a local strip club brought its show to the parking lot of a Buccaneers football game, thanks to a bus the club’s owners rented from a man named Mitchell Stone.
Kentucky Cracks Down on Child Porn
Dec 5, 2005 12:30 PM PSTSparked by the recent crackdown against online child pornography, Kentucky will attempt to follow federal suit as it prepares to discuss a state law that would include making child pornography possession a felony.
Federal Legislation on Mature Games Announced
Dec 4, 2005 12:00 PM PSTFederal law that would prevent the sale to minors of video games classified as “violent’ or “mature” came one step closer to reality Friday when Senators Hillary Clinton and Joseph Lieberman announced they would propose such legislation before the year is out.
WEB / TECH NEWS
E-Stim Basics: Selling Customers on Powerboxes as Pleasure Tools
Electrosex is a commonly misunderstood pleasure practice for good reason: Most of us have negative associations with electricity; maybe we’ve been shocked after rubbing our feet across a carpeted...
Search Oftentimes Is Left to Chance
Adult content is frowned upon in search, whether in paid, organic or social. With the big algo updates from the past few years, Google has cleaned up search, trying to get rid of spammy and low-quality...