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Child Porn Sting Involves 14 Countries
Jun 14, 2005 10:45 AM PDTEuropol announced the questioning of more than 150 suspects and the arrests of several others in a coordinated 13-country child porn crackdown.
Flasher Video Makers Grapple With 2257
Jun 13, 2005 2:56 PM PDTWhile the new 2257 regulations have tightened record-keeping requirements for most adult ventures, the possible impact on makers of flasher-style DVDs and websites, the kind that involve public nudity at beaches and college events, is not as clear.
More Companies Sell Compliance
Jun 13, 2005 12:40 PM PDTWith amended "2257" regulations slated to take effect next week, some adult companies are using new compliance tools as lures for potential customers.
Congress Introduces Patent Reform
Jun 12, 2005 12:17 PM PDTU.S. Rep. Lamar Smith, R-Texas, has introduced a bill that would change the standard for awarding patents from first to invent a technology to the first to file an application, making it easier to contest patents once they are granted.
Former Adult Star Paid to Quit Job
Jun 12, 2005 6:22 AM PDTAn employee of Sweden’s national medicine authority was asked to step down from her job interviewing drug addicts after her bosses discovered she had previously worked in hardcore films in the United States.
Montana Man Sentenced for Transport of Obscene Materials
Jun 11, 2005 6:04 AM PDTAssistant Attorney General John C. Richter announced the sentencing of a man this week to 30 months in prison for conspiring to transport obscene materials through the mail.
California’s Baby Dolls Theater Loses Key Ruling
Jun 10, 2005 2:01 PM PDTIn an important ruling for California offline adult companies, an appellate court had decided that a strip club can be shut out of a municipality even if there is no available property within the city where the establishment could lawfully be operated.
FSC to Fight Patriot Act at Erotica LA
Jun 10, 2005 8:00 AM PDTOne day after a Senate panel voted to renew and expand key provisions of the Patriot Act, the FSC announced it would sponsor a political action center at Erotica LA, June 10-12 at the Los Angeles Convention Center, to help rally support for the repeal of the Act.
OC Cash Sends Cease-and-Desist to XPCash
Jun 9, 2005 2:18 PM PDTXPCash has temporarily shut down its site after OC Cash attorneys sent a cease-and-desist letter to the company accusing it of posting unlicensed material it had allegedly taken from one of OC Cash’s sites.
Coalition Files Suit to Block Utah Anti-Adult Law
Jun 9, 2005 11:52 AM PDTA coalition group has filed suit to challenge the constitutionality of a Utah law that would require ISPs to rank website content, publish a register of sites considered “harmful to minors” and block access to websites upon a customer’s request.
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