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Australian Police Botch Child Porn Arrests

Australian Police Botch Child Porn Arrests

Oct 19, 2004 6:16 AM PDT
In what is being called the largest child porn raid in the history of Australia, the Child Protection and Sex Crimes Squad is being accused of botching evidence in 30 cases so far, which could result in suspects walking free on a technicality.
Utah Sheriff to Study Porn and Crime Statistics

Utah Sheriff to Study Porn and Crime Statistics

Oct 18, 2004 1:20 PM PDT
Seeking to answer whether a link exists between porn use and crime, a Northern Utah sheriff’s department has decided to begin keeping records, XBiz learned Monday. The department is currently working to develop a set of criteria for when pornography should be documented.
Indonesia Cracks Down On Porn

Indonesia Cracks Down On Porn

Oct 17, 2004 10:00 AM PDT
Police in the Indonesian capitol have made a recent series of raids, resulting in the arrests of 82 people alleged to have pornographic videos.
China Sentences Four for Porn Websites

China Sentences Four for Porn Websites

Oct 15, 2004 3:01 PM PDT
Continuing its assault on adult entertainment, China sentenced four men to up to two-and-a-half years in jail for running a pornographic website, China’s official English-language newspaper reported Friday. The men had been arrested in August during China’s crackdown on Internet pornography.
Criminal Charges Filed Against Ringleaders of Phishing Scam

Criminal Charges Filed Against Ringleaders of Phishing Scam

Oct 15, 2004 9:36 AM PDT
For the first time in cyber history, a group of alleged "phishers" have been charged with running an elaborate scam that tricked consumers into revealing their personal banking information. The charges mark the first time there has been been a criminal case filed against the accused leaders of a phishing gang.
British High Court Rules Against ISPs in P2P Case

British High Court Rules Against ISPs in P2P Case

Oct 14, 2004 3:30 PM PDT
The London High Court ruled Thursday that Internet Service Providers are required to reveal the names of accused file swappers to the British music industry. ISPs will have 14 days to hand over the names and addresses of individuals accused by the British music industry of illegally sharing music.
Internet Defamation Case Goes to Calif. High Court

Internet Defamation Case Goes to Calif. High Court

Oct 14, 2004 2:30 PM PDT
California’s highest court on Wednesday unanimously accepted a case that will determine whether Internet businesses can be held liable for defamatory website postings. It will hear a civil suit filed by Roger M. Grace, an eBay seller who sued a buyer and eBay after the buyer had posted negative comments about him.
FTC Attacks Spyware Marketers Exploiting Flaws in Internet Explorer

FTC Attacks Spyware Marketers Exploiting Flaws in Internet Explorer

Oct 13, 2004 2:00 PM PDT
The Federal Trade Commission has been granted a temporary restraining order against several software companies based in New Hampshire and Pennsylvania that allegedly infected computers with spyware and then tried to sell surfers the solution.
Acacia, Defense Group Have Another Day in Court

Acacia, Defense Group Have Another Day in Court

Oct 13, 2004 10:32 AM PDT
In the post-Markman hearing process of patent litigation between Acacia Technologies Group and the Joint Defense Group – representing more than a dozen adult industry defendants – a hearing took place yesterday in San Jose, Calif. and according to both sides, no landmark rulings occurred.
Sex Shop Worker Avoids Obscenity Sentence

Sex Shop Worker Avoids Obscenity Sentence

Oct 13, 2004 9:00 AM PDT
A sex shop owner avoided an obscenity sentence this week when a judge ruled that a state ban on sex toys is unconstitutional and granted the defense's motion to dismiss the case. Sergio Acosta was arrested in September 2003 and charged with obscenity for selling sex devices at his adult bookstore.

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