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FBI Launches Porn Squad
Sep 20, 2005 10:00 AM PDTAttorney General Alberto Gonzales told the FBI in July that establishing an anti-obscenity squad was one of his top priorities, prompting the bureau’s Washington office to launch a countrywide job search to fill the new squad.
Kansas Moves Forward on Adult Tax Initiative
Sep 20, 2005 8:00 AM PDTLawmakers in Kansas have moved one step closer to imposing a statewide excise tax on adult products and businesses.
Move to Block Adult Sites from L.A. County Libraries
Sep 18, 2005 6:01 AM PDTLos Angeles County Supervisor Michael Antonovich wants pornography completely banned from library computers, and has said moves by a top librarian to restrict access to adults do not go far enough.
Adult Theater Challenges Suspension
Sep 16, 2005 11:30 AM PDTThe owner of adult movie theater Showboat Adult World won a brief reprieve this week to keep the theater’s doors open after a suspension notice from the city failed to provide precise details on how to appeal the order.
ICANN Delays .XXX, Seeks Changes
Sep 16, 2005 10:07 AM PDTWhile speakers of the Catalan language were approved to have their own domain late Thursday, ICANN once again held back from a final decision on the controversial .XXX top-level domain, leaving the issue open for further debate.
FSC Says Pence Bill May Strengthen Case Against 2257
Sep 16, 2005 6:00 AM PDTLegislation proposed this week by Rep Mike Pence, R-Ind., in a bid to beef up the U.S. Justice Department’s 2257 record-keeping regulations may actually strengthen the Free Speech Coalition’s current legal challenge to 2257, according to First Amendment Attorney Jeffrey Douglas.
New 2257-Related Bill Could Spell Big Trouble for Industry
Sep 14, 2005 2:45 PM PDTRep. Mike Pence, R-Ind., this week introduced a bill before Congress that would strengthen the recently amended 2257 record-keeping requirements and heap even more restrictive provisions on the adult entertainment industry.
Pam Anderson Battling Metro Over Sex Tape
Sep 14, 2005 10:00 AM PDTPamela Anderson and ex-boyfriend Bret Michaels, former lead singer of bubblegum hair band Poison, may be bringing Metro Interactive to court to stop the company from selling a sex tape they made together several years ago, according to the L.A. Daily News.
Roberts: Lesser Protection For Porn
Sep 14, 2005 8:00 AM PDTUpon questioning by Sen. Mike DeWine (R-Ohio) Tuesday, U.S. Supreme Court Chief Justice nominee John Roberts said he felt the Supreme Court had clearly established that the constitution affords less protection for pornographic speech than other forms of expression.
New Orleans Strip Club Stays Put in Wake of Katrina
Sep 13, 2005 1:00 PM PDTThere’s no running water, no electricity, and no customers, but Big Daddy’s strip club is still set to reopen as soon as owner Saint Johns can get his dancers back.
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