No on Government Waste Committee Calls on AIDS Healthcare Foundation to Halt Illegal Measure B TV Ads

Los Angeles – Blasting a new television ad featuring paid performers, the No on Government Waste Committee called on the AIDS Healthcare Foundation to remove an ad that it calls misleading, erroneous and that violates state election law in the fight over Measure B, the so-called “Safer Sex” initiative on the Nov. 6th ballot in […]

 

Redemption: The Curious Case of Mr. Marcus and Nica Noelle

Redemption: The Curious Case of Mr. Marcus and Nica Noelle

Op/Ed by Michael Whiteacre       Nica Noelle’s latest written effort is a departure, in that its aim is neither self-promotion nor the debasement of those she perceives as enemies. Instead, she has constructed a cogent defense of her friend, Mr. Marcus, and a critique of the flawed, patchwork system that allowed him to slip through […]

 

Redemption: The Curious Case of Mr. Marcus and Nica Noelle

Op/Ed by Michael Whiteacre       Nica Noelle’s latest written effort is a departure, in that its aim is neither self-promotion nor the debasement of those she perceives as enemies. Instead, she has constructed a cogent defense of her friend, Mr. Marcus, and a critique of the flawed, patchwork system that allowed him to slip through […]

 

FSC Clarifies CDC, FDA and APHSS Adult Industry Standards for HIV and Syphilis

FSC Clarifies CDC, FDA and APHSS Adult Industry Standards for HIV and Syphilis

There has been a great deal of confusion about adult industry protocols for HIV and syphilis. To stem the spread of misinformation, APHSS.org has issued the following comments to clarify the choice of the Trep-Sure ™ syphilis test, with a brief explanation of industry testing for HIV, which recently required the Aptima HIV-1RNA Qualitative Assay […]

 

Talking with the Porn Performer Who Started the Syphilis Outbreak

Porn performers have a lot of responsibilities, not just to themselves but to co-stars, fans, and the people that are employing them. Part of that responsibility is getting monthly STI tests. In California, performers must complete a panel of tests each month they work. This panel tests for HIV, chlamydia, and gonorrhea. Syphilis is only […]

 

Did Someone Say Forged Test? Check Out A Forged Test

Did Someone Say Forged Test?  Check Out A Forged Test

Not sure why anyone even uses a paper test. You would think people would be just a little more protective of their health. I was surprised to learn how many girls actually would take a paper copy of a test on set. Of course in this instance the infected talent also provided the girl so […]

 

Who Made AVN Re-Write The Talent Testing Article ? UPDATED

Who Made AVN Re-Write The Talent Testing Article ? UPDATED

Yesterday, a Mark Kernes posted a article on AVN reporting what happened on the Shy Love/Derek Hay meeting at Hustler Studios. http://business.avn.com/articles/legal/Contentious-Talent-Meeting-Adds-to-Confusion-About-Testing-482088.html A few hours later, that article was replaced with a new one (old url, now redirects to this one ): http://business.avn.com/articles/legal/Talent-Agents-Meet-to-Discuss-HIV-STD-Testing-Facilities-482088.html Almost like someone complained to AVN so a few things were excluded […]

 

APHSS, TTS Agree to Meld TTS Results Into APHSS Database

APHSS, TTS Agree to Meld TTS Results Into APHSS Database

CANOGA PARK, Calif. — Adult Production Health & Safety Services (APHSS) today announced that it will start to receive Talent Testing Service, Inc. (TTS) data into the APHSS database via an electronic transfer protocol. While TTS is a non-APHSS provider, the Free Speech Coalition (FSC) and TTS have agreed that a comprehensive information source for […]