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U.K. Officials Asked to Review 'Extreme Pornography' Law
Oct 27, 2014 12:00 PM PDTA man who was wrongly accused of possessing a video of a woman having sex with a tiger is attempting to change the law on "extreme pornography" in the U.K.
U.K. Lawmakers Planning to Force Age Verification
Oct 27, 2014 7:00 AM PDTThe U.K. government’s Department of Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) is planning to make age verification mandatory for all adult websites.
XVideos Wins Cybersquatting Cases Involving 2 Adult Tube Sites
Oct 24, 2014 10:30 AM PDTAn arbitrator in two separate cybersquatting cases has ruled for the parent company of XVideos.com. The adult brand filed claims against the operator of two adult tube sites — XVideosDaily.com and XVideosToday.net.
Teacher Loses Job Over Erotic Scenes Shot 40 Years Ago
Oct 21, 2014 12:45 PM PDTThe elite Brébeuf College in Montreal has terminated the contract of teacher Jacqueline Laurent-Auger after the discovery that she shot erotic scenes in a number of blue movies more than 40 years ago.
EFF Updates 'Know Your Rights Guide' on Searches, Seizures
Oct 21, 2014 10:45 AM PDTThe Electronic Frontier Foundation has updated its "Know Your Rights Guide," an online source that clarifies legal rights when law enforcement try to search data stored on your computer, mobile phone or other electronic device.
Thousands of CP Suspects Won't Face Justice, U.K. Official Says
Oct 21, 2014 9:30 AM PDTThe head of U.K.'s National Crime Agency says that expecting all of the estimated 50,000 people who regularly access child porn images to be brought to justice is "not realistic."
Arbitrator Rules in Favor of Lovehoney in UDRP Case
Oct 20, 2014 9:30 AM PDTLovehoney Ltd. last week scored a victory at WIPO after the sex toy retailer filed a claim over a company that had registered and apparently profited from the domain Lovehoney.co.
ASACP Attends Age Verification Conference
Oct 20, 2014 8:00 AM PDTThe Association of Sites Advocating Child Protection has announced its participation in an age verification conference in London.
FSC Extends Production Hold Through Monday
Oct 17, 2014 12:45 PM PDTThe Free Speech Coalition today said it is asking that all producers extend the current production hold through Monday until all tests for possibly affected performers are conclusive.
ATVOD Is Recruiting for 2 Board Seats
Oct 16, 2014 6:00 PM PDTU.K.'s video-on-demand regulator ATVOD is recruiting for two non-independent board members — one to fill an existing vacancy and one to fill a vacancy that will arise at the end of 2014.
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