Police accused of ignoring attacks on sex workers

Police accused of ignoring attacks on sex workers

Arrests, raids and prosecutions of sex workers appear to be increasing in London boroughs ahead of the Olympics. But critics say that the police are targeting sex workers themselves rather than the men who pay for them and sometimes assault them. Cari Mitchell of the English Collective of Prostitutes insisted this week that “police crackdowns […]

 

FSC Responds to AHF Claims in L.A. County Porn-Condom Proposal

FSC Responds to AHF Claims in L.A. County Porn-Condom Proposal

CANOGA PARK, Calif. — The Free Speech Coalition responded today to AIDS Healthcare Foundation’s press conference concerning voter support for a Los Angeles County-mandated condom law. The AHF said it has collected the signatures — 235,000 — it needs to get the measure on the November ballot. The “Safer Sex in the Adult Film Industry […]

 

Dr. Chauntelle Anne Tibbals, Ph.D. to Speak about Adult Performer Health and Safety at Stanford Law School

Dr. Chauntelle Anne Tibbals, Ph.D. to Speak about Adult Performer Health and Safety at Stanford Law School

April 4, 2012 (Los Angeles, CA) – Dr. Chauntelle Anne Tibbals, Ph.D. will present her forthcoming paper “Adult Film Performers and Occupational Safety and Health” at Stanford Law School in Stanford, CA on Wednesday, April 11, 2012. Tibbals is one of three panelists presenting work at Stanford Law School’s Safety of Sex Workers event. She […]

 

Brothels and pimping legalized in Ontario, Canada

Brothels and pimping legalized in Ontario, Canada

The top court in Canada’s Ontario province on Monday legalized pimping and brothels in an attempt to make prostitution less dangerous for those employed as sex workers. The landmark decision noted that prostitution is very dangerous and existing laws prevented sex workers from banding together and hiring security guards. The case will most likely be […]

 

My Night With A Prosti-Dude

My Night With A Prosti-Dude

Who would hire the first legal male hooker in the country? A desperate spinster? A lonely divorcee? A New York Post reporter on undercover assignment? Answer: All of the above. This month, as Nevada anointed the country’s first-ever legal male prostitute — in the form of “Markus,” a 25-year-old beefy ex-Marine — it became incredibly […]

 
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