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Fight over condoms in porn far from over

Fight over condoms in porn far from over

A bill requiring condom use in adult film production stalled in a state Senate committee last week and is probably dust for this legislative season....
By August 19, 2014 7:28 am 3 Comments Read More →
Prominent HIV/AIDS Organizations Oppose AB 1576 – #stopAB1576

Prominent HIV/AIDS Organizations Oppose AB 1576 – #stopAB1576

A must-read Op/Ed by Eric Paul Leue at Huffington Post —  Eric Paul Leue On Monday, Aug. 4, the California Senate Committee on Appropriations heard...
By August 13, 2014 9:59 am 1 Comments Read More →
Las Vegas Review-Journal: Porn law’s unintended consequences

Las Vegas Review-Journal: Porn law’s unintended consequences

One of the most easily foreseeable consequences of Los Angeles County’s new ordinance requiring porn actors to wear condoms was the flight of the industry...
By August 12, 2014 7:38 pm 1 Comments Read More →
VICE Agrees: Mandating Condom Use in Porn Is Wrongheaded and Stupid

VICE Agrees: Mandating Condom Use in Porn Is Wrongheaded and Stupid

A new Op/Ed by Natasha Lennard at VICE News. AB 1576, a piece of legislation which would mandate the use of condoms and other barriers...
By August 11, 2014 6:25 am 1 Comments Read More →
L.A. Times on AB 1576: A statewide law requiring condoms for porn performers isn’t the answer #stopAB1576

L.A. Times on AB 1576: A statewide law requiring condoms for porn performers isn’t the answer #stopAB1576

A new column by the Los Angeles Times‘ Editorial Board on AB 1576, a piece of legislation which would mandate the use of condoms and ...
By August 10, 2014 9:17 am 2 Comments Read More →
L.A. Daily News Calls On Calif. Senate to ‘Kill AB 1576′ – #stopAB1576

L.A. Daily News Calls On Calif. Senate to ‘Kill AB 1576′ – #stopAB1576

Kill AB 1576 In an editorial published Friday, Los Angeles’ Daily News examined a “long list of topics that California lawmakers are working with in...
By August 9, 2014 4:40 pm 1 Comments Read More →
L.A. Times: After Measure B, porn production has plummeted in Los Angeles

L.A. Times: After Measure B, porn production has plummeted in Los Angeles

As the film community battles to keep Hollywood close to home, another local industry – adult entertainment — is fleeing Los Angeles. Glenn King, owner/director...
By August 5, 2014 10:34 pm 1 Comments Read More →
L.A. Times: Why porn and condoms don’t mix

L.A. Times: Why porn and condoms don’t mix

It’s time to accept that Measure B’s impact hasn’t been to encourage condom use; it’s been to encourage evasion and flight, says Times columnist Jim...
By August 3, 2014 7:55 pm 2 Comments Read More →
Politicians who make porn stars wear condoms ignore the real HIV fight

Politicians who make porn stars wear condoms ignore the real HIV fight

If porn performers had a health and safety mantra, “your health is your wealth” would probably be it. Which is why it’s worth taking seriously...
By June 27, 2014 9:57 pm 4 Comments Read More →
Law Journal: Measure B ‘Does Not Reflect Reality’

Law Journal: Measure B ‘Does Not Reflect Reality’

CLEVELAND — Los Angeles’ Measure B “is a solution in search of a problem” and there is little evidence that the spread of STIs in...
By June 3, 2014 11:57 am 3 Comments Read More →
AB 1576: The Price of Cum in California, by Syd Blakovich

AB 1576: The Price of Cum in California, by Syd Blakovich

Hot off the heels of the passage of Measure B in Los Angeles, known as the County of Los Angeles Safer Sex In the Adult...
By May 15, 2014 2:10 pm 0 Comments Read More →
Condoms In Porn: A Threat To Freedom Of Expression

Condoms In Porn: A Threat To Freedom Of Expression

A great article at Spiked-Online, by medical student Jeremy Cave, about top-down paternalism and its cost to personal liberty and artistic freedom – Picture the...
By May 15, 2014 12:43 pm 1 Comments Read More →
Law Requiring Condoms On Adult Movie Sets Faces Key Court Test

Law Requiring Condoms On Adult Movie Sets Faces Key Court Test

Could a federal appeals court put a wrap on Measure B, a law requiring condom use on all adult film sets in Los Angeles County?...
By March 13, 2014 11:23 am 6 Comments Read More →
LA County Supervisor: AHF’s Michael Weinstein is a ‘thug’ and a bully

LA County Supervisor: AHF’s Michael Weinstein is a ‘thug’ and a bully

The Los Angles Times has reported on the email Weinstein sent to an AHF staff member in November 2012, which revealed that Weinstein wanted to...
By February 13, 2014 6:15 pm 9 Comments Read More →
L.A. County Supervisor Who Was Measure B Foe Became AHF Target

L.A. County Supervisor Who Was Measure B Foe Became AHF Target

Just nine days after Los Angeles County voters approved Measure B in 2012, AIDS Healthcare Foundation President Michael Weinstein wrote in an email to an...
By February 13, 2014 1:23 pm 7 Comments Read More →