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Special Media Update - 2010-02-05

on Friday, 05 February 2010. Posted in Media Updates

 
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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