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Photographer Pleads Guilty to Taylor Summers Murder

Photographer Pleads Guilty to Taylor Summers Murder

Feb 28, 2005 3:45 PM PST
Photographer Anthony Frederick pleaded guilty Monday to murdering Canadian adult star Taylor Summers after a bondage-themed photography shoot after he realized he didn’t have enough money to pay her
AG Gonzales Declares War on Obscenity

AG Gonzales Declares War on Obscenity

Feb 28, 2005 2:58 PM PST
Attorney General Alberto Gonzales has effectively declared war on the adult entertainment industry, pledging to seek out and prosecute obscenity cases. Gonzales is instructing U.S. attorneys to "carefully review federal laws" and find out how they can strengthen their ability to prosecute obscenity cases.
U.S. National Killed in Bulgarian Pornography Case

U.S. National Killed in Bulgarian Pornography Case

Feb 28, 2005 11:22 AM PST
Three suspects have been arrested in connection with the murder of an American man who allegedly filmed sex videos of underage Bulgarian youth and posted it on the Internet.
Japan Nixes Celeb Pic Web Sales

Japan Nixes Celeb Pic Web Sales

Feb 27, 2005 6:00 AM PST
In a move mirroring recent US court actions designed to curtail the unauthorized marketing of celebrity images, a Japanese court has ordered a website operator to end sales of unlicensed celebrity photographs.
British Advocacy Group Calls For Child Porn Amnesty

British Advocacy Group Calls For Child Porn Amnesty

Feb 25, 2005 12:30 PM PST
A British child protection organization is pushing to end automatic prosecutions of Internet Child pornography possessors, claiming that the threat of imminent prosecution stops low-level offenders from seeking treatment.
RegPay Investigation Nets 22 More Arrests

RegPay Investigation Nets 22 More Arrests

Feb 25, 2005 5:59 AM PST
Law enforcement officials across the country have recently staged a series of mass raids, serving 55 warrants and arresting 22 individuals in connection with the RegPay child pornography scandal.
Aussie Gov. Sets Steep Child Porn Fines for ISPs

Aussie Gov. Sets Steep Child Porn Fines for ISPs

Feb 24, 2005 10:00 AM PST
The Australian government has handed down sobering new penal provisions to Internet service providers that could set a dangerous precedent for the rest of the Internet community when it comes to the indirect involvement with child pornography.
British High Court to Rule on Internet Adult Video Sales

British High Court to Rule on Internet Adult Video Sales

Feb 24, 2005 7:00 AM PST
Britain’s High Court is hearing arguments Wednesday in a case that may decide whether adult videos and DVDs may be sold by Internet merchants in the United Kingdom.
Alleged Spammer Sues Accuser

Alleged Spammer Sues Accuser

Feb 23, 2005 2:02 PM PST
A man accused of flooding Usenet groups with thousands of sexually explicit spam messages is suing his accuser for defamation, invasion of privacy and intentional interference with a business. The suit, filed on behalf of John Doe, centers around defunct adult website Sexzilla.com.
UN Seeks Control of the Internet

UN Seeks Control of the Internet

Feb 23, 2005 6:04 AM PST
In a scenario that seems to have been ripped from a conspiracy theorists list of worst fears, a special United Nations-sponsored panel is pushing for U.N. control of cyberspace and international rules governing everything from distribution of domain names to spam-fighting measures.

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