Browsing posts tagged: Speech
Free Speech Coalition Announces Run-Off Election for FSC Board of Directors

Due to a tie for one of the open seats, we would like to ask you to vote one more time. AVN Industry News

Industry Attorney Defends Artist’s Free Speech in Online Presentation

Industry attorney Lawrence Walters has taken on a case of significant importance in free speech circles — one that challenges an artist over his reproduction of Florida’s state seal. XBIZ.com | Top Stories

Legalese: Arthur Schwartz, Portrait of a Free Speech Defender

Many of you have never heard of Arthur Schwartz. Arthur has been retired for a few years. He is 89 years old, enjoying retirement. But to the adult industry, Art was somewhere in the realm of Ty Cobb or Babe Ruth. AVN Industry News

FSC: 2257 Ruling a Huge Victory for Free Speech

The Free Speech Coalition announced that a three judge panel from the federal Third Circuit Court of Appeals sided with the adult industry this week, declaring that the 2257 record-keeping regulations — Reagan-era protocols expanded by the Bush Administration to harass legitimate adult producers — are a likely government restraint on free speech, and as […]

FSC: 2257 Ruling a Huge Victory for Free Speech

The Free Speech Coalition announced that a three judge panel from the federal Third Circuit Court of Appeals sided with the adult industry this week, declaring that the 2257 record-keeping regulations — Reagan-era protocols expanded by the Bush Administration to harass legitimate adult producers — are a likely government restraint on free speech, and as […]

FSC: 2257 Ruling a Huge Victory for Free Speech

Eric Paul Leue, Executive Director of the Free Speech Coalition, said the ruling was a huge victory for the Coalition’s members, connecting it to February’s defeat of Cal/OSHA’s newly proposed, and highly restrictive, condom-and-goggle regulations. Legal Industry News

Queen’s Speech Recommends Crackdown on Porn Access in U.K.

The Colonies broke away from the British Empire about 240 years ago, and that’s an action that continues to justify itself. The most recent reason? This year’s Queen’s Speech. Legal Industry News

Understanding The Free Speech Fight Against 2257 Regulations

Thanks to industry push-back, there is now very little enforcement of the Bush-era regulations. But they are still on the books, and could easily be used to prosecute and harass if we return to a more conservative administration. Legal Industry News

Free Speech Coalition Responds To AHF Attack

A fear of rogue productions is one reason why performers have fought so hard to keep the industry in California, and above ground. It’s also why we will continue to fight new state regulations that would mandate not only condoms, but also dental dams and eye protection, and encourage more productions to shoot out of […]

Free Speech Meeting Lays Out Adult Industry Challenges for 2016

The main thrust of the meeting was to discuss two issues: The upcoming CalOSHA Standards Board meeting on February 18 where a move will be made to adopt new Section 5193.1 to the California Health Code, and also the ballot initiative created by AHF’s Weinstein. Legal Industry News