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Federal Legislation on Mature Games Announced

Federal Legislation on Mature Games Announced

Dec 4, 2005 12:00 PM PST
Federal 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.
Prosecutor Drops Investigation Into Adult Star’s Death

Prosecutor Drops Investigation Into Adult Star’s Death

Dec 4, 2005 6:00 AM PST
Rumors and suspicions have flown for the past 11 years over whether a former Italian adult actress faked her death in 1994, but a Rome prosecutor Friday said the investigation is a nonstarter and recommended the case be shelved.
Glasgow Wary of Hustler’s Sex Shop Plans

Glasgow Wary of Hustler’s Sex Shop Plans

Dec 3, 2005 12:00 PM PST
After rumors circulated that Hustler Hollywood would pull out of the U.K. market, reports now say company officials are reportedly moving forward with plans to open their first Scottish sex shop in Glasgow.
International Force Busts Bulgarian Child Porn Ring

International Force Busts Bulgarian Child Porn Ring

Dec 2, 2005 3:12 PM PST
Six Bulgarians have been arrested in a child porn sting that stretched across Europe, Asia and North America in a joint effort between Bulgarian police and the FBI.
U.S. Judge Widens Doors to Porn Prosecution

U.S. Judge Widens Doors to Porn Prosecution

Dec 2, 2005 1:30 PM PST
In a move that could potentially make it easier for local governments to shut down adult retailers with zoning regulations, U.S. District Judge John Lungstrum ruled Thursday that officials in Dickinson County, Kan., had “compelling interest” when they enacted strict zoning laws against adult businesses earlier this year.
Sex Offender Posts Pictures of Adult Store Patrons Online

Sex Offender Posts Pictures of Adult Store Patrons Online

Dec 2, 2005 10:00 AM PST
Unable to battle adult-oriented businesses through legal means, a group called War-Line is trying to put them out of business by intimidating prospective customers. And the man leading the charge is a convicted sex offender and accused murderer.
FCC Warns of Possible Pay TV Regulation

FCC Warns of Possible Pay TV Regulation

Dec 2, 2005 8:00 AM PST
Federal Communications Commission Chairman Kevin Martin says cable and satellite providers had better clean up their act or face the possibility of government regulations and fines similar to those imposed on broadcasters.
JKP Begins Seeking Injunction Against Distribution Companies

JKP Begins Seeking Injunction Against Distribution Companies

Dec 1, 2005 4:31 PM PST
After filing for Chapter 11 bankruptcy, Jill Kelly Productions Inc. is now seeking an injunction against various distribution companies from selling several of its masters and materials.
Operation Southwind Gets Another Store Indicted

Operation Southwind Gets Another Store Indicted

Dec 1, 2005 3:50 PM PST
A grand jury this week handed down one obscenity indictment against adult retailer Priscilla’s but chose not to indict six other stores targeted in a month-long investigation.
Convictions Continue for International Child Porn Ring

Convictions Continue for International Child Porn Ring

Dec 1, 2005 1:30 PM PST
A former San Diego child counselor involved in an international child pornography ring was convicted Wednesday of child molestation and pornography, with special allegations that include bondage and sodomy.

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