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via BusinessWire.com AHF: Porn Producers Throw in the Towel on L.A.’s Measure B Los Angeles County Supervisors vote to settle lawsuit brought by Vivid Entertainment & adult industry to block implementation of L.A. County’s Measure B, the 2012 ballot measure approved by 57% of Los Angeles County voters that requires actors in pornographic films to wear condoms. Vivid & adult industry decline to continue with lawsuit; give in to constitutionality of condom requirement in adult films after U.S. Ninth District Court and the U.S. Ninth District Court of Appeals upheldRead More
Throw these Free Speech Coalition APAC jerks who appear to believe that they are above the law in prison if they can't follow the condom legislation. Only idiots are willing to put PROFITS above HEALTH and SAFETY!
Alexandra Mayers commentary:  The pornographers breaking the law knowingly need to be thrown in prison ASAP.  Enough is enough – LIVES are at stake! HIV is a deadly STD and it’s running wild in the porn industry! Pornographers like James Deen who are affiliated with high HIV risk pornstars such as Mickey Mod are playing with fire! spotted on LA weekly  In 2012 Los Angeles County voters approved measure B, an initiative that mandates condom use in porn production. After the vote, adult video industry leaders said they were fleeingRead More
via Reuters.com (learn more details on MikeSouth.com by clicking here) (Reuters) – A regional U.S. federal appeals court ruled on Monday that pornographic movie actors in Los Angeles must wear condoms during sex scenes, upholding a lower court decision that was challenged by the adult film industry. In 2012, voters in Los Angeles County approved a measure to require condom use during sex scenes in pornographic movies, as well as the regular testing of actors for sexually transmitted diseases. Lawyers for the industry challenged the regulations in U.S. District Court, arguingRead More
Click here to sign the petition on Change.org As of current, the minimum age to perform in pornographic content in the United States of America is only 18 years old even though an individual generally can not legally consume alchohol in America until they are a minimum of 21 years old (due to the action contributing to “public health problems” according to the United States Center for Disease Control : http://www.cdc.gov/alcohol/fact-sheets/mlda.htm ). I am under the belief that the minimum age to perform in pornographic media (adult content) needs toRead More
Alexandra Mayers fka Monica Foster commentary: If it weren’t for the @Fair4CA twitter account (which supports California Assemblymember Isadore Hall’s AB1576) posting an interview featuring Dennis Hof (of the Bunny Ranch brothels) I never would have known about this new product called The Galactic Cap. According to the video below, the product still has it’s patent pending (click here to check out their IndieGogo campaign) and there still need to be additional conclusive clinical tests, HOWEVER it sure seems to be a product that porn’s “power elite” should take noticeRead More
Thoughts from Alexandra Mayers fka Monica Foster: What HIV Looks Like The longstanding mantra within much of the online porn industry community has been that it’s the “crossover males” (adult film actors who work in both gay and straight porn) who are to blame for HIV entering the straight talent pool.  Ironically though, the ultimate decision makers and leaders within the porn industry don’t appear to agree considering how many of the most popular male pornstars working in straight porn are (or were at some point) “crossover males”. At the mostRead More
courtesy of ASMDC.org Assemblymember Hall Legislation to Require STD Testing & Condoms in Adult Films Approved by Senate Labor Committee SACRAMENTO, CA – Legislation by Assemblymember Isadore Hall, III (D – Los Angeles) to require documentation of condom or other personal protective equipment use in California produced adult films and mandatory employer paid STD testing of adult film actors was approved today by the California State Senate Labor & Industrial Relations Committee. AB 1576 passed on a vote of 3 to 1. After the hearing, Hall released the following statement: “Today,Read More
***Update 04/30/2014: California porn condom bill passes committee! Monica Foster commentary: Every pornstar (whether currently active in the industry or not), should send a huge THANK YOU to California Assemblyman Isadore Hall III and Michael Weinstein of the Aids Healthcare Foundation for caring enough to protect their health and safety. text below in part from LAweekly  A bill that would mandate condoms for porn performers in California passed a key hurdle in the state legislature this week. L.A. area Assemblyman Isadore Hall’s AB 1576 was passed unanimously by the Assembly’s CommitteeRead More
Alexandra Mayers aka Monica Foster commentary: Below is an analysis of Isadore Hall III’s proposed bill AB 1576 (provided to PornNewsToday courtesy of Rob Black of www.TheRobBlackShow.com). One of the most important points that current pornstars need to pay attention to is the fact that they are EMPLOYEES and NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR PAYING FOR THEIR OWN STD TESTING when cast in adult content. —————————————— AB 1576 Date of Hearing: April 2, 2014 ASSEMBLY COMMITTEE ON LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT Roger Hernández, Chair AB 1576 (Hall) – As Amended: March 26, 2014Read More
Monica Foster commentary: I’ve only heard of Tristan here and there over the years, but I’m very impressed with her views as of today (and most importantly her compassion). Make sure you check out her website www.PuckerUp.com article spotted on AdultFYI.com (make sure you read Gene Ross’s follow up to this post by clicking here) from www.cnn.com – — Over the summer, veteran porn producer Tristan Taormino was looking for performers for her new movie. A casting agent recommended a woman named Cameron Bay, and Taormino put her on her short list.Read More