Stories tagged: Pornography
WEDNESDAY, DEC. 21, 2016, 12:36 P.M.
Consumer protection case filed in alleged fake porn scheme
Add a consumer protection complaint to the criminal rape charges facing a Seattle man accused of posing as a porn recruiter and tricking women into having sex with him.
TUESDAY, DEC. 20, 2016, 9:24 A.M.
University of Idaho student facing child porn charges may have left country
A 23-year-old Moscow man who is facing 11 felony counts of sexual exploitation of a child may have left the country, according to his attorneys.
FRIDAY, DEC. 2, 2016, 9:50 A.M.
‘Revenge porn’ post get Oregon man 6 months in jail
A Hillsboro man has been sentenced to jail time after being among the first people to be convicted under Oregon’s new law banning so-called “revenge porn.”
SUNDAY, NOV. 20, 2016, 7:03 A.M.
California’s pornography condom rejection has industry returning to L.A.
Southern California’s signature adult entertainment industry may return home after the defeat of a measure that would have mandated condoms on adult film sets statewide.
FRIDAY, SEPT. 2, 2016, 1:04 P.M.
Man gets 10 years for having thousands of child porn images
A 38-year-old Seattle resident who went to Colorado to sexually molest a teen he met online has been sentenced to 10 years in prison.
TUESDAY, JUNE 21, 2016, 8:03 P.M.
Michael Jackson stockpiled pornography at Neverland Ranch, documents show
Michael Jackson’s activities at Neverland Ranch are back in the news this week amid the disclosure of documents suggesting the King of Pop kept a stash of pornography there.
MONDAY, JUNE 20, 2016, 10:15 A.M.
FBI arrests Bandon coach on child pornography charges
The FBI has announced the arrest of an educational assistant on child pornography charges. FBI spokeswoman Beth Anne Steele says 30-year-old Sean Haga works in the Bandon School District, where …
SATURDAY, MAY 28, 2016, 12:04 P.M.
Portland man, woman indicted on nearly 100 porn charges
A Portland man and woman are facing nearly 100 child pornography charges between them.
THURSDAY, APRIL 28, 2016, 12:13 P.M.
Police: 80 people arrested in Ontario in child porn probe
Ontario police say they have arrested 80 people as part of a sweeping investigation into internet child pornography in the province.
FRIDAY, FEB. 5, 2016, 5:26 A.M.
Pornography a public health crisis, Utah lawmaker claims
A state senator in Utah wants to declare pornography a public health crisis, echoing an argument being made around the U.S. by conservative religious groups as porn becomes more accessible …
UPDATED: MONDAY, OCT. 12, 2015, 4:35 P.M.
Ex-Veterans Affairs doctor seeks change of venue in child sex case
Craig Morgenstern, the former VA medical doctor indicted on 36 federal counts of child sex crimes, is seeking a change of venue for his February trial because of extensive media …
SATURDAY, OCT. 25, 2014
Spokane doctor Craig Morgenstern faces federal charges
A Spokane doctor accused of drugging and raping a teen last weekend at his Nine Mile Falls home now faces federal charges after authorities say he took young boys on …
TUESDAY, MAY 6, 2014
Man accused of uploading explicit images of middle school students
A Medical Lake man is accused of filming students from a local middle school performing sex acts in his apartment during their lunch break and then uploading the scenes to …
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 12, 2014
Duke University freshman, porn star graduated from Gonzaga Prep
A Duke University freshman starring in pornography films to help finance her expensive education is a 2013 Gonzaga Prep graduate. Miriam Weeks has whipped up a media storm during the …
TUESDAY, MARCH 11, 2014, 7:15 P.M.
Scrutinized Duke student and porn actress is G-Prep graduate
A Duke University freshman starring in pornography films to help finance her expensive education is a 2013 Gonzaga Prep graduate.
FRIDAY, FEB. 21, 2014
Man, 28, charged in Garland-area drive-by shooting
A 28-year-old man is in jail on $250,000 bond facing assault charges after Spokane police implicated him in a weekend drive-by shooting in the Garland neighborhood. Marshall Barkdull was booked …
SATURDAY, DEC. 21, 2013
Judge bans Hollywood Erotic Boutique’s screenings of adult films
Hollywood Erotic Boutique in Spokane Valley must stop showing sexually explicit movies, a judge ruled Friday. Spokane Valley has been battling the business all year after declaring it a public …
FRIDAY, JULY 12, 2013
After release, rapist can view legal porn
A convicted rapist will be allowed to view all the legal pornography he wants if he ever gets out of prison for sexually assaulting a 16-year-old girl in a Spokane …
THURSDAY, JULY 11, 2013, 5:09 P.M.
Rapist can’t be prohibited from viewing legal porn, judges rule
Appeals court judges ruled today that a convicted rapist will be allowed to view all the legal pornography he wants if he ever gets out of prison for sexually assaulting …
WEDNESDAY, APRIL 17, 2013
Child sex author skips out on court
The author of books describing children in sexual situations is on the run from authorities after skipping a sentencing hearing in Spokane federal court Tuesday. Daniel L. Camp, 33, was …
SUNDAY, MARCH 10, 2013
Rules tightened on adult stores
Some neighbors of Hollywood Erotic Boutique say that the porn shop on North Division Street has changed the way they live. Lynda Parry, for instance, no longer feels comfortable walking …
FRIDAY, FEB. 22, 2013
Adults-only store in Spokane Valley targeted
The adult bookstore where a cross-dressing legislator first became ensnared in a career-ending extortion scandal in 2007 is being targeted by Spokane Valley City Hall. City officials have declared the …
SATURDAY, JAN. 5, 2013
City hopes to resolve porn shop dispute
Two porn shops in north Spokane that have operated in what the city calls a violation of its laws for nearly a decade would get a five-year reprieve under a …
UPDATED: WEDNESDAY, DEC. 14, 2011, 1:28 P.M.
Colleges pay to fend off porn sites
Universities around Washington are buying up websites under the new .xxx web extension created for pornographic material. But they aren’t trying to bolster their budgets by getting into the porn …
THURSDAY, SEPT. 29, 2011
Porn was part of Steve Powell divorce
The father-in-law of a missing Utah woman was once accused of inappropriately discussing sex with children and keeping pornography in his home against the wishes of his wife, according to …
THURSDAY, JUNE 9, 2011
Child pornography charges thrown out
Felony charges against a registered sex offender have been dismissed on technical grounds after a federal judge ruled that the search warrant used to find hundreds of images of child …
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 16, 2011
Editorial: Internet filtering bill offers host of headaches
Back in 2003, when the U.S. Supreme Court upheld the Children’s Internet Protection Act, or CIPA, Chief Justice William Rehnquist took pains in his majority opinion to note that filtering …
THURSDAY, JULY 8, 2010
Man gets 12 years for child porn
A man who fled child pornography charges in West Virginia will spend 12 years in federal prison after he was arrested in North Idaho with more than 200,000 explicit images …
FRIDAY, MAY 7, 2010
Court: Libraries can filter the Web
OLYMPIA – Public libraries do not have to turn off their Internet filters for adult patrons who want to view pornography on library computers, the Washington Supreme Court said Thursday. …
THURSDAY, AUG. 13, 2009
Jury hears case for committing sex offender
A Spokane jury got its first glimpse Wednesday of the past sex crimes and current violent sexual fantasies that persuaded state officials to try to keep Shawn Dale Botner in …