Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa Tuesday signed an ordinance into law requiring male actors in pornographic videos to wear condoms. The ordinance was passed by the City Council last week.
Some of the most prominent purveyors of porn say they’ll start packing up their sex toys and abandoning the nation’s Porn Capital if authorities really do carry through with a nascent effort to police their movie sets and order that every actor be outfitted with a condom.
The Los Angeles City Council will vote Tuesday on whether adult film stars should be required to use condoms.
L.A. is one step closer to becoming the first U.S. city to require the use of condoms on adult film sets.
A battle over an initiative mandating condom use in porn shoots was developing on a new front Tuesday.
Should adult film performers be required to use condoms? Residents of the City of Los Angeles may be forced to spend millions of dollars on a special election to answer the question once and for all.
Councilmen Bill Rosendahl and Paul Koretz introduced an emergency motion Tuesday seeking to dismiss City Attorney Carmen Trutanich’s lawsuit against a ballot initiative that would require the city to enforce the use of condoms during pornographic film shoots.
A Los Angeles appeals court says the legal system can’t compel public health officials to require and enforce condom use in porn.
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Representatives of the porn industry and health care advocates are meeting with state workplace safety officials to discuss draft rules on mandating condoms in adult entertainment.
California workplace safety officials have drafted rules to require porn performers to use condoms and other barriers in sex scenes to prevent being infected with sexually transmitted diseases.
The AIDS Healthcare Foundation filed a complaint Thursday with the state’s Occupational Safety and Health agency against adult-film production house Vivid Entertainment for not requiring performers to wear condoms.
An AIDS activist group is bringing a complaint against Larry Flynt, accusing the porn king of compromising the safety of his adult film stars by not having them use condoms.