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UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 22, 2019, 10:29 a.m.

Gonzaga University to host anti-porn conference on Saturday

“I am now convinced that pornography is a public health crisis,” said Dr. Alfonso Oliva, who organized the conference.

UPDATED: Wed., June 13, 2018, 10:12 p.m.

More than 2,300 people arrested for child porn, sexual abuse in nationwide ‘Operation Broken Heart’

A three-month, nationwide law enforcement effort dubbed “Operation Broken Heart” led to the arrests of more than 2,300 people suspected of sexually abusing children and dealing in child pornography, authorities …

UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 20, 2018, 8:32 p.m.

Idaho resolution says porn is creating ‘public health crisis’

Pornography is “creating a public health crisis,” according to a resolution introduced by an Idaho House committee on Tuesday.

UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 8, 2017, 3:15 p.m.

Prominent appeals court Judge Alex Kozinski accused of sexual misconduct by six women

A former clerk for Judge Alex Kozinski said the powerful and well-known jurist, who for many years served as chief judge on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 9th …

Ted Cruz says aide inadvertently caused his porn Twitter post

Sen. Ted Cruz says an aide was responsible for the “like” that caused a pornographic post to briefly appear on Cruz’s Twitter feed overnight.

UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 31, 2017, 4:13 p.m.

Three elderly Seattle brothers in court on child porn charges

Three elderly brothers facing child pornography charges are due to be arraigned in a Seattle courtroom.

New York’s long war on storefront porn reaches new tipping point

A dwindling number of peep shows, strip clubs and adult DVD stores have survived New York City’s two-decade legal war on smut and now, some of the survivors are worried …

Britain to make porn sites check that users are at least 18

The British government says that starting next year pornography websites will have to verify that their users are at least 18.

Man admits to duping women into sex for porn ‘rehearsals’

A Kansas City-area man has pleaded guilty to duping dozens of women into having sex with him on camera by telling them they were rehearsing for roles in pornographic movies.

UPDATED: Thu., March 16, 2017, 6:04 p.m.

Google adds tool to flag ‘offensive’ search results

Google is now directing its review teams to flag content that might come across as upsetting or offensive in search results.

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.

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.

‘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.”

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.

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.

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.

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 …

Portland man, woman indicted on nearly 100 porn charges

A Portland man and woman are facing nearly 100 child pornography charges between them.

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.

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: Mon., 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 …

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 …

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 …

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 …

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.

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 …

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 …

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 …

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 …

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 …