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Media Update - 2010-03-01

on Monday, 01 March 2010. Hits 178


Inventorspot

Instead, it associates smoking with slavery, sadomasochism, domination, pedophilia, and bland 1970s design. I'm kidding about the last part. 

Media Update - 2010-02-23

on Tuesday, 23 February 2010. Hits 325


XBIZ Newswire

... again has refused to dismiss obscenity charges against John Stagliano and his ... rejected their claim that federal obscenity laws are unconstitutional,

 

 

Media Update - 2010-02-18

on Thursday, 18 February 2010. Hits 1330

 
Indiana Daily Student

Gary Dunn, a former FBI agent and private investigator hired by the defense, said Laurie Moore was in contact with several men she met on the BDSM Web site, 

Media Update - 2010-02-16

on Tuesday, 16 February 2010. Hits 184




EDGE Boston

Califia founded Samois, a lesbian-feminist BDSM organization, in 1978. It was one of the first such organizations for the subculture, and its tradition 


USA Today

The cruise came just months after what was billed as the first Swingers Cruise -- a sexually-charged voyage on another Carnival ship organized by a start-up 

 
WSAW

It appears a swingers group in Stevens Point isn't causing any problems. Police haven't been called to the Royale Inn as of Friday night. 

No violations during scaled down "swingers weekend"

WSAU

STEVENS POINT, Wis (WSAU) Stevens Point police say there were no violations of the city's adult business or public nudity ordinances after a swingers event 
 
Wait … so it's not cheating?

Las Vegas Weekly

My boyfriend was raised by swingers. When I met his parents, the first question his father asked me was how I was in bed. His parents often share stories of 
 


Media Update - 2010-02-10

on Wednesday, 10 February 2010. Hits 291


Loyola Phoenix

... two-story building that houses a library, museum and archives honoring leather fetishism, sadomasochism and alternative sexual practices. 

Media Update - 2010-02-09

on Tuesday, 09 February 2010. Hits 143


Daily 49er

Several panels have also been organized, including one from the Center for Positive Sexuality, Bondage Domination Sexual Masochism (BDSM), 

Media Update - 2010-02-07

on Sunday, 07 February 2010. Hits 275


UPI.com

Montgomery County zoning inspectors sent Paul Pickthorne of Bethesda a written warning Monday informing him that his BDSM parties, sexual events focused on 


Virginia Gazette

That site claims more than 6000 swingers located within 100 miles of Williamsburg. The organizers, while announcing the intention to party monthly in 
 
 
XBIZ Newswire

The attorneys also wanted the 11th Circuit to weigh whether federal obscenity laws are unconstitutional when it comes to criminalizing the sale of adult 


Tampa Tribune

The court upheld the 2008 convictions of Little and his production company on 10 violations of federal obscenity laws. But it ordered that Little be 

Special Media Update - 2010-02-05

on Friday, 05 February 2010. Hits 175

 
Montgomery County sex-party host must role-play by the zoning rules 

By Paul Duggan
Washington Post Staff Writer

February 5, 2010 

"Well," Berliner says on the phone, hesitating. "Certainly one has to respect everyone's constitutional rights." In other words, if no money changes hands, and the kinky people don't cause a noise or traffic nuisance, the First Amendment would ring clear: Party on!

Sex parties? Bethesda is not zoned for that 

By Elizabeth Razzi
Washington Post Voices

February 4, 2010 

But these very special parties must cause a whole 'nother level of neighborhood distraction. If Pickthorne were my neighbor you can bet I'd be glued to the window, wondering if I recognize any of his guests.

Bethesda Man Gets Warning Over Sex Parties 

February 4, 2010

ABC News Channel 7

Washington DC 

The National Coalition for Sexual Freedom says these were private parties with consenting adults who raised money for their organization. They also say the man who lives in the house accepted cash to cover party expenses and wasn't doing anything wrong.

Pimping Castle Makes Fox5

February 4, 2010

Fox 5

Monthly Bethesda sex party runs afoul of zoning regulations 

By: Freeman Klopott
Washington Examiner

February 4, 2010

Montgomery County authorities have ordered a stop to kinky sex parties frequently held in a Bethesda home, saying they are not criminal but violate zoning regulations.
 
Bethesda Has Sex Parties? Well, Not for Long 

NBC WashingtonFebruary 4, 2010

By TENEILLE GIBSON

Today is the last day to head over to Bethesda’s very own sex club. Paul Pickthorne is renting a home in the wealthy D.C. suburb, and in his free time, he hosts sex parties.

Bethesda House Gets Warning After Hosting Sex Parties 

WUSA9 (Channel 9)

February 4, 2010

Washington DC 

Mila Casey says the house at 6304 Tone Drive has upset neighbors over adult sex parties hosted by Paul Pickthorne who rents the house.

Bethesda man gets warning over sex parties 

February 4, 2010

WJZ Channel 13

Bethesda man gets warning over sex parties  

February 4, 2010

WTOP

Maryland man gets warning over monthly sex parties  

February 4, 2010Fox News

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