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LA County Health Officials Asked To Investigate Alleged Porn Industry Syphilis Case

Los Angeles County health officials have been asked to investigate a report by an adult film industry blogger that a “male porn performer” tested positive for syphilis and about 15 others may have also been exposed.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/05/2013

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Porn Industry Challenges Condom Law Following Prop 8 Ruling

A case involving the adult film industry’s challenge to the local condom law was scheduled to go to court Thursday afternoon.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–07/11/2013

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LA Health Officials: More Cases Of Syphilis Found In Porn Industry

Los Angeles County’s top health official says four more cases of syphilis have been found during their investigation of an outbreak among porn performers — and the discovery of more cases is likely.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/21/2012

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Special Election May Be Required To Settle Condom Debate

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.

12/28/2011

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New HIV Case Causes Porn Industry Shutdown

A porn industry group says an adult film performer has tested positive for HIV, resulting in a production moratorium in Southern California while the organization investigates to see if the virus has spread.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/29/2011

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California Workplace Officials Discuss Rules On Condom Use In Porn

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.

06/07/2011

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AP: California Could Require Condoms In Porn

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.

05/27/2011

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Porn Trade Group Has Plan For Actor Health Care

Porn performers will soon be given a list of recommended health care providers for their frequent sexually transmitted disease testing, and results will be fed into a new industry database, according to a porn trade group.

05/26/2011

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Porn Industry Clinic Shut Down After State Rejects License

California health officials have denied a porn industry health clinic’s bid for a license to operate as a community clinic.

12/09/2010

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HIV-Postive Porn Actor Calls For Mandatory Condom Use

An adult film actor who tested positive for HIV says he now wishes he had known more about the risks of contracting sexually transmitted diseases in the industry and is calling for mandatory condom use in porn films.

12/08/2010

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Another Porn Actor Tests Positive For HIV

California’s multibillion-dollar adult entertainment industry has been left reeling after another positive HIV test for a porn actor.

10/13/2010

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