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Media Update - October 16, 2009

National Coalition for Sexual Freedom -- Media Update Digest
October 16, 2009
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1. Supreme Court To Hear Case About 'Sex Slave' Website
2. Top Court To Review S&M Sex Trafficking Case
3. Body Painting's Out, But Swingers Can Still "Swing" At Upstate Hotel
4. "Swingers" Convention Coming To Grand Island
5. Swingers Meet In The Southern Tier
6. Swingers Convention Follows Town Codes
7. Grand Island Holiday Inn Books Swingers Convention
8. Swingers Go Wild For Bill Plympton
9. Lytton: Sexual Lifestyles Deserve Respect


To read NCSF Media Updates on a daily basis, visit our blog at: http://ncsf.wordpress.com

NCSF Media Updates represent a sampling of recent stories printed in US newspapers, magazines, and
selected websites containing significant mention of BDSM-leather-fetish, polyamory, or swing issues and
topics.

These stories may be positive, negative, accurate, inaccurate b or anywhere in between. NCSF publishes
the Updates to provide readers a comprehensive look at what media outlets are writing about these
topics. NCSF permits and encourages readers to forward these Updates where appropriate.


SUPREME COURT TO HEAR CASE ABOUT 'SEX SLAVE' WEBSITE
CNN.com - Washington DC

The Supreme Court will delve into the shadowy world of sadomasochism next year as it looks into the case
of a sex trafficker, known as the "S&M Svengali," whose criminal conviction had been set aside. ...

To read this article, go to:
http://www.cnn.com/2009/CRIME/10/13/scotus.sex.trafficking/index.html


TOP COURT TO REVIEW S&M SEX TRAFFICKING CASE
Leagle, Inc.

During these visits, Marcus engaged in BDSM activities with Jodi and Joanna, and sometimes other women.
These activities included branding Jodi, ...

To read this article, go to:
http://www.leagle.com/unsecure/news.do?feed=yellowbrix&storyid=1000038234


BODY PAINTING'S OUT, BUT SWINGERS CAN STILL "SWING" AT UPSTATE HOTEL
USA Today

The Holiday Inn hotel in Grand Island, NY, became the center of controversy this week after residents
learned that it's hosting a swingers convention this ...

To read this article, go to:
http://content.usatoday.com/communities/hotelcheckin/post/2009/10/68501081/1


"SWINGERS" CONVENTION COMING TO GRAND ISLAND
WGRZ-TV b Buffalo, NY

Many residents on Grand Island are upset after learning a swingers convention will take place this
weekend at a local hotel. The "Entice the Falls" event ...

To see this video, go to:
http://www.wgrz.com/news/local/story.aspx?storyid=70986&catid=13


SWINGERS MEET IN THE SOUTHERN TIER
WIVB - Grand Island, NY

There's a lot of outrage in a small southern tier community where a veterans post is doubling as a
hangout for swingers. It's a very controversial lifestyle ...

To read this article, go to: http://www.wivb.com/dpp/search/Swingers_meet_in_the_southern_tier_20080221


SWINGERS CONVENTION FOLLOWS TOWN CODES
WIVB - Grand Island, NY

There's a greater effort Wednesday night to stop a swingers convention from coming to a Grand Island
hotel. ...

To read this article, go to:
http://www.wivb.com/dpp/news/offbeat/Neighbors_fight_swingers_convention_20091014


GRAND ISLAND HOLIDAY INN BOOKS SWINGERS CONVENTION
WBFO - NY

A pastor says they have learned it is a swingers convention for couples. Click the audio player above to
hear Eileen Buckley's full story now or use your ...

To read this article, go to:
http://www.publicbroadcasting.net/wbfo/news.newsmain/article/1/0/1565810/WBFO.News/Grand.Island.Holiday.I
nn.Books.Swingers.Convention


SWINGERS GO WILD FOR BILL PLYMPTON
Willamette Week

Not that bswingersb are unsavory either. Am I digging myself a hole here? I will admit, I was a little
nervous when I walked into the club, ...

To read this article, go to:
http://blogs.wweek.com/news/2009/10/13/swingers-go-wild-for-bill-plympton/


LYTTON: SEXUAL LIFESTYLES DESERVE RESPECT
University Daily Kansan b Lawrence, KS

But in 1994, the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders IV changed its criteria so that
consensual sadomasochism b a mixing of pain and ...

To read this article, go to:
http://www.kansan.com/news/2009/oct/12/respect/


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