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Second Spyware Bill Adds Prison Time to Penalty

Second Spyware Bill Adds Prison Time to Penalty

Oct 7, 2004 2:04 PM PDT
As lawmakers make a mad dash to resolve the looming issue of spyware, the House of Representatives passed a second spyware bill that would add prison time to penalties incurred for installing software programs that monitor Internet users and their activities.
Evasive Angles, TT Boy Appeal Cal-OHSA Citations

Evasive Angles, TT Boy Appeal Cal-OHSA Citations

Oct 7, 2004 11:05 AM PDT
After being hit by steep fines from Cal/OSHA on Sept. 17 for allegedly failing to protect employees from health hazards on the film set of "Split That Booty 2," Evasive Angles and TTB Productions have filed a letter of intent to appeal the decision.
First Amendment Attorney Gives City $92,000 Option

First Amendment Attorney Gives City $92,000 Option

Oct 7, 2004 6:00 AM PDT
In its battle with Imperial Showgirls, Pico Rivera has spent nearly $400,000 in legal costs fighting the strip club, which sued in January 2002 after officials tried to shut it down. Now the city has been given a chance to save $92,000 in legal fees.
L.A. County Health Dept. Issues Letter to Producers

L.A. County Health Dept. Issues Letter to Producers

Oct 6, 2004 11:25 AM PDT
The L.A. County Health Dept. issued a letter this week containing recommendations for the use of condoms on adult film sets. The letter was issued by the office of Jonathan E. Fielding, M.D., director of public health.

Justices Agree on Unlawful Subpoena of Emails

Oct 5, 2004 10:49 AM PDT
In a victory for electronic privacy, the U.S. Supreme Court declined to rehear a lower court decision involving a subpoena of emails in a commercial litigation case.

‘Uncle Jes’ Sentenced on Drug Charges

Oct 5, 2004 8:30 AM PDT
Las Vegas adult actor and producer Jes A. Criste was sentenced to 30 years in prison recently in connection with drug and money laundering charges. Criste was described by David Lace Studios as “the luckiest dirty old man in the world.”

Justices Won’t Take Online Information Case

Oct 4, 2004 9:35 AM PDT
In a case involving licensing agreements, online information and the right of freedom of speech, the U.S. Supreme Court on Monday turned away an appeal by an Internet firm that claimed it had a right to publish real-time data from golf tournaments.
AllVotesCount.org Launches Absentee Voting Campaign

AllVotesCount.org Launches Absentee Voting Campaign

Oct 3, 2004 10:00 AM PDT
With reports indicating that the State of Florida will be critical in determining the outcome of the 2004 presidential election, and that electronic voting has produced high voter error rates during recent elections, AllVotesCount.org has launched an absentee voting campaign.

Four Child Porn Suspects Commit Suicide

Oct 1, 2004 2:18 PM PDT
As the number of child porn suspects continues to rise sharply in the largest child porn sweep in Australia's history, four suspects have reportedly committed suicide.

Roman Catholic Seminary Caught in Porn Scandal

Sep 30, 2004 2:26 PM PDT
On the heels of an investigation into an Austria-based seminary and the discovery of a substantial collection of pornography, a Roman Catholic Bishop has submitted his resignation to Pope John Paul II.

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