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Suing Offshore Companies Made Easier

Mar 25, 2004 12:30 PM PST
A court case brings light to the apparent invincibility of the thousands of offshore companies which operate websites targeting U.S. webmasters, affiliates and porn surfers. U.S. companies can serve court papers through standard mail to foreign post office boxes.
Internet Gambling Could Be Legalized

Internet Gambling Could Be Legalized

Mar 25, 2004 9:00 AM PST
Legalized offshore Internet gambling became closer to reality after a preliminary decision by the World Trade Organization said that U.S. prohibitions on Americans placing bets on the Internet represented an unfair trade barrier.

Flynt Brothers Battle Old Obscenity Charges

Mar 25, 2004 8:10 AM PST
The Flynt brothers have once again found themselves an unwelcome pair in Hamilton County, Ohio, after prosecutors presented a strong argument for reinstating obscenity charges that date back to 1999.
Voice Media Files Opposition

Voice Media Files Opposition

Mar 24, 2004 5:00 PM PST
Voice Media filed a response early this week to New Destiny Internet Group's Temporary Restraining Order (TRO) claiming that the allegations were "grandiose" and that they were "concocted to manufacture a federal controversy from a mere contract dispute."
Senators Revise Spyware Bill

Senators Revise Spyware Bill

Mar 24, 2004 11:15 AM PST
A Senate subcommittee revised a bill this week that broadly targets several aspects of the Internet that lawmakers consider "noxious and harmful." At the top of the committee's list of targets is spyware and adware, which lawmakers believe are becoming the next big scourge on the Internet.

Montana Man Pleads Guilty to Obscenity

Mar 24, 2004 10:01 AM PST
The man, Gary A. Robinson, was convicted in 2002 on charges of transporting videotapes that depicted bestiality and defecation content from his catalog titled "Susie's Corral." Robinson used the United Parcel Service to transport the tapes.

Largest Internet Raid in Suffolk's History

Mar 23, 2004 9:45 AM PST
According to reports, more than 30 suspects have been taken into custody after 60 suspects were initially targeted. The suspects' names came to the attention of child porn task force Operation Queensbury after a list was submitted by the National Crime Squad of credit card numbers had been processed through a known child porn distribution website.

Gay Ban Overturned

Mar 22, 2004 3:27 PM PST
After coming close to a countywide ban on homosexuality, the Rhea County commissioners overturned a unanimous vote early last week to ban gay sex.
Playboy Targets Magazine as It Launches French Website

Playboy Targets Magazine as It Launches French Website

Mar 22, 2004 1:24 PM PST
Playboy Enterprises Inc. is asking a French court on Tuesday to criminally charge the owner of French women’s weekly Voici for republishing Playboy content. The legal action comes after Playboy expanded its online and wireless content in France this month.

Brits Argue Over Porn Access Age

Mar 22, 2004 11:30 AM PST
Liberal Democrats are pressing hard to change the law so that teens as young as 16 years old will be allowed to access and purchase sexually explicit material, a move that has angered child advocacy and church groups and caused opposing political groups to attack the plan.


E-Stim Basics: Selling Customers on Powerboxes as Pleasure Tools

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Search Oftentimes Is Left to Chance

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Five Tips to Generate Repeat Business

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