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Instagram Institutes New Rules Aimed at Porn, Nudity

Instagram Institutes New Rules Aimed at Porn, Nudity

Apr 16, 2015 12:45 PM PDT
Instagram has adjusted its community guidelines on what types of nudity it allows and now has banned "sexual intercourse, genitals and close-ups of fully nude buttocks.” The company also has put a crimp on "some photos of female nipples."
Canada’s New Anti-spam Law Hooks PlentyOfFish

Canada’s New Anti-spam Law Hooks PlentyOfFish

Apr 15, 2015 3:30 PM PDT
Canada has started to hand out stiff fines for violating its new anti-spam law. The first two businesses fined under the law that went into effect last July included dating site PlentyOfFish.com.
 Lorelie Lee Pens Column on Condom Proposal for Cosmopolitan

Lorelie Lee Pens Column on Condom Proposal for Cosmopolitan

Apr 14, 2015 3:51 PM PDT
Adult performer Lorelei Lee explains today in Cosmopolitan.com why mandating condoms in porn productions won't work.
German Law Firm Must Pay Damages After Sending Porn Infringement Letters

German Law Firm Must Pay Damages After Sending Porn Infringement Letters

Apr 13, 2015 5:47 PM PDT
A German federal court has issued a default judgment against a law firm that sent out 20,000 copyright infringement letters to RedTube users who were notified that they had been streaming porn online illegally.
Telecom Industry Sues to Toss Net Neutrality

Telecom Industry Sues to Toss Net Neutrality

Apr 13, 2015 12:26 PM PDT
A trade group with members including AT&T Inc. and Verizon Communications Inc. asked a federal court to toss net neutrality rules announced in February.
Russia Cites Old Laws to Ban 136 Porn Websites

Russia Cites Old Laws to Ban 136 Porn Websites

Apr 13, 2015 7:00 AM PDT
Russia’s federal government watchdog Roskomnadzor has banned 136 porn websites including xHamster.com in the country’s Tatarstan Republic.
ICANN Asks U.S., Canada to Probe .sucks Domain Pricing

ICANN Asks U.S., Canada to Probe .sucks Domain Pricing

Apr 9, 2015 1:47 PM PDT
ICANN on Thursday asked the U.S. and Canadian governments to determine whether the company that manages .sucks is violating any laws by inflating the prices that brand owners pay for their own .sucks sites.
9th Circuit Hears Duty-to-Warn Case Involving ModelMayhem.com

9th Circuit Hears Duty-to-Warn Case Involving ModelMayhem.com

Apr 9, 2015 11:13 AM PDT
In a closely watched case, the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals yesterday heard from both sides in a civil suit alleging liability of ModelMayhem.com after two of its users drugged and raped a woman by luring her to a bogus casting call.
Suit Calls Fla. Sheriff’s Probe a ‘Publicity Stunt’

Suit Calls Fla. Sheriff’s Probe a ‘Publicity Stunt’

Apr 9, 2015 8:32 AM PDT
The infamous Sheriff Grady Judd of Polk County, Fla., this week was sued over accusations that his department used "the tragic death of a young girl as an opportunity for media attention."
Whistleblower Suit Spurs Questions Over AHF's Anti-porn Campaign

Whistleblower Suit Spurs Questions Over AHF's Anti-porn Campaign

Apr 8, 2015 1:41 PM PDT
A whistleblower suit that charges the AIDS Healthcare Foundation defrauded public programs of at least $20 million a year in false claims has many in the biz coming to conclusions on how it has been able to wage a campaign aimed at the adult entertainment industry.

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