Stories tagged: pornography
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 22, 2019, 10:29 a.m.
“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.
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.
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.
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 …
Tue., Sept. 12, 2017, 11:33 a.m.
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 brothers facing child pornography charges are due to be arraigned in a Seattle courtroom.
Mon., Aug. 7, 2017, 1:29 p.m.
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 …
Mon., July 17, 2017, 9:05 a.m.
The British government says that starting next year pornography websites will have to verify that their users are at least 18.
Fri., May 12, 2017, 12:06 a.m.
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 is now directing its review teams to flag content that might come across as upsetting or offensive in search results.
Wed., Dec. 21, 2016, 12:36 p.m.
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.
Tue., Dec. 20, 2016, 9:24 a.m.
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.
Fri., Dec. 2, 2016, 9:50 a.m.
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.”
Sun., Nov. 20, 2016, 7:03 a.m.
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.
Fri., Sept. 2, 2016, 1:04 p.m.
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.
Tue., June 21, 2016, 8:03 p.m.
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.
Mon., June 20, 2016, 10:15 a.m.
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 …
Sat., May 28, 2016, 12:04 p.m.
A Portland man and woman are facing nearly 100 child pornography charges between them.
Thu., April 28, 2016, 12:13 p.m.
Ontario police say they have arrested 80 people as part of a sweeping investigation into internet child pornography in the province.
Fri., Feb. 5, 2016, 5:26 a.m.
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.
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 …
Sat., Oct. 25, 2014
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 …
Tue., May 6, 2014
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 …
Wed., March 12, 2014
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 …
Tue., March 11, 2014, 7:15 p.m.
A Duke University freshman starring in pornography films to help finance her expensive education is a 2013 Gonzaga Prep graduate.
Fri., Feb. 21, 2014
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 …
Sat., Dec. 21, 2013
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 …
Fri., July 12, 2013
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 …
Thu., July 11, 2013, 5:09 p.m.
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 …
Wed., April 17, 2013
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 …