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FSC Submits Membership List to Special Master
Jun 30, 2005 4:24 PM PDTAs stipulated in last week’s agreement between the Free Speech Coalition and the Justice Department, the FSC has submitted a master list of members to a court-appointed Special Master.
Australia Bans X-Rated Mobile Content
Jun 30, 2005 11:12 AM PDTKeeping in line with prohibitions of depictions of unsimulated sex acts in any other medium, the Australian Broadcast Authority [ABA] has banned X-rated material on mobile devices.
‘Do Not Email’ Ban Takes Effect July 1
Jun 29, 2005 1:40 PM PDTA new law barring unsolicited commercial email to children will take effect in Michigan and Utah starting July 1, the U.S. Department of Labor announced.
UK Adult Festival Scrapped Amid Controversy
Jun 29, 2005 12:33 PM PDTAfter two years of battling municipal workers and anti-adult crusaders, organizers of the Festival Erotique, one of the UK’s largest erotica events, have decided its not worth the trouble to continue for a third year.
WhenU Wins Victory in Pop-Up Case
Jun 29, 2005 8:03 AM PDTIn one of the most important rulings on targeted Internet advertising to date, a U.S. Court of Appeals reversed a decision issued a year ago against controversial adware maker WhenU, determining that the company did not violate trademarks of 1-800 Contacts through the distribution of pop-up advertisements on its site.
Phoenix Mulls Adult Business Moratorium
Jun 29, 2005 6:05 AM PDTArmed with a Planning Board measure that would restrict the opening of new adult-oriented businesses, the Phoenix City Council will vote on Friday whether to make the measure law.
Feds Want Google, Yahoo to Beef Up Filtering
Jun 28, 2005 3:02 PM PDTSearch engines and peer-to-peer networks aren’t doing enough to prevent underage surfers from accessing adult content, according to the U.S. Government Accountability Office.
2257 Compliance Statements Continue to Trickle In
Jun 28, 2005 8:00 AM PDTWhile adult companies are no longer flooding webmaster boards with statements concerning their efforts to ensure compliance with 2257 record-keeping and labeling requirements, announcements are trickling in.
Supreme Court Rules P2P Networks Are Liable
Jun 27, 2005 11:00 AM PDTIn a blow to peer-to-peer technology providers, the U.S. Supreme Court has ruled that P2P developers are now legally responsible for the illegal acts of their users.
Sen. McCain Drafts Broadband Bill
Jun 25, 2005 12:01 PM PDTIn an attempt to break through state barriers and enable U.S. cities to offer broadband services to residents, Sens. Frank Lautenberg (D-N.J.) and John McCain (R-Ariz.) are guiding a bill through the Senate that would give municipalities the right to provide broadband services to their residents.
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