Law and Politics

India: ‘Block Porn to Prevent Rape’

NEW DELHI – In the wake of several high-profile rape cases in the past year, Indian officials are seeking ways […]

U.S. FTC Fines UK Dating Site Operator

WASHINGTON, DC – In its first law enforcement action against an online dating service, the U.S. Federal Trade Commission reached […]

UK Gov’t. to Seek Domestic, Foreign Age-Verification

LONDON – A new law reportedly in the draft phase in the UK could force all adult websites—domestic and abroad—to […]

UK’s Revenge Porn Law will Jail Violators for Two Years

LONDON – Though at least two provisions of current UK law outlaw, by implication, the dissemination of so-called “revenge porn,” […]

Court: Internet Porn is Grounds for Divorce

SEOUL, South Korea – A South Korean court ruled an unnamed man must grant his wife a divorce because his […]

Revenge Porn, Italian Style

ANCONA, Italy – A woman who used a porn site to get revenge on her younger lover’s mother has been […]

Conservative UK MP Caught with Pants Down

LONDON – Brooks Newmark, the Conservative Minister for Civil Society, resigned Saturday after he was caught sending a woman nude […]

Police Nab ‘Penis Collector’

SLAVONSKI BROD, Croatia – A Croatian man faces up to two years in jail if convicted of charges stemming from […]

Breasts Give Away Performer in Illicit Church Video

HÖRSCHING, Austria – A 24-year-old amateur adult performer was busted for indecent behavior after her breasts were identified by a […]

Vast Majority of UK Web Users Opt Out of Filtering

LONDON – Nearly all broadband internet users in the UK — 96 percent — opt not to use the automatic […]