VICA Votes to Formally Oppose Condom Mandate for Adult Films

VICA Votes to Formally Oppose Condom Mandate for Adult Films

LOS ANGELES — The Free Speech Coalition announced today that VICA, the Valley Industry and Commerce Association, has voted to formally oppose a statewide ballot measure that would allow private citizens to sue adult performers if a condom is not visible in an adult film. The initiative is slated to cost the city of Los Angeles […]

Leading AIDS Organization Formally Opposes Adult Film Ballot Initiative #RemoveWeinstein

AIDS Project Los Angeles (APLA) cites proposal's deficient public health strategies and the potential for lawsuits against performers

Leading AIDS Organization Formally Opposes Adult Film Ballot Initiative #RemoveWeinstein

LOS ANGELES — AIDS Project Los Angeles (APLA), one of the state’s leading public health and advocacy organizations, has announced its opposition to a pending ballot measure pertaining to adult film production in California.  The controversial “Safer Sex in Adult Film Production Act” is awaiting approval to appear on November’s ballot. In its release APLA states […]

AHF Files Another ‘Barrier’ Petition With Cal/OSHA #RemoveWeinstein

AHF Files Another ‘Barrier’ Petition With Cal/OSHA #RemoveWeinstein

AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF) has announced that it has filed yet another petition with the California Department of Occupational Safety and Health (DOSH, or as it’s more commonly known, Cal/OSHA), and according to AHF’s press release on the matter, the agency is required to “report its decision no later than six months following the receipt […]

Free Speech Coalition Praises Donors From 2016 XBIZ Fundraiser

Free Speech Coalition Praises Donors From 2016 XBIZ Fundraiser

CANOGA PARK — The Free Speech Coalition today praised nearly forty companies and individuals who contributed to a 2016 Xbiz Fundraiser for the Association of Sites Advocating Child Protection (ASACP) and the Free Speech Coalition. Eric Paul Leue, Executive Director of the Free Speech Coalition, says: “This year marks the 25th anniversary of FSC and […]

Over 100 Adult Performers Head to Oakland Tomorrow to Protest ‘Dangerous’ Cal/OSHA Regulation Vote

Over 100 Adult Performers Head to Oakland Tomorrow to Protest ‘Dangerous’ Cal/OSHA Regulation Vote

OAKLAND, CA — Over one hundred adult performers are expected to appear at Thursday’s Cal/OSHA hearing in Oakland, where Cal/OSHA board members will vote on new regulations that mandate not only condoms, but also dental dams, eye protection and other barriers for use on adult film sets. “These are unworkable regulations based in fear and […]

Could Safer Porn Promote Safer Sex

A proposal to require all porn actors in California to wear condoms on set is meant to protect the performers from sexually transmitted infections. But some public health experts are hoping it will protect the public as well — because when it comes to porn, a growing body of evidence suggests that in some cases, […]