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CA Senate Panel Tables Condoms in Porn Bill

By David-Elijah Nahmod | Saturday Aug 23, 2014
Gay porn producers and models alike are relieved that they will continue to chart their own sexual destinies without government interference.

Only 1 in 5 Sexually Active Students Tested for HIV, Says CDC

By Winnie McCroy | Thursday Jul 24, 2014
A new comprehensive analysis by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reveals that only 1 in 5 sexually experienced U.S. students has ever been tested for HIV.

’Condoms in Porn’ Vote Looms in CA State Senate

By David-Elijah Nahmod | Saturday Jun 21, 2014
The state Senate is expected to vote on a bill next week that would require condom use for commercially filmed sexual acts in California.

Condoms Make Splash at World Cup

By Norm Kent | Friday Jun 20, 2014
Reuters News has reported that Brazilian health officials handed out condoms to World Cup fans in Sao Paulo last Friday, taking advantage of the games and festivities in the city to test people for HIV.

Will "Galactic Cap" Condom Make Sex Out of This World?

By Winnie McCroy | Friday Jun 6, 2014
On June 1, backers of a revolutionary new condom took to Indiegogo to raise money for the development of the "Galactic Cap," a condom based on a completely new design.

Bill Would Require Condoms During Porn Filming in Calif.

By Fenit Nirappil | Wednesday May 28, 2014
Porn performers in California must wear condoms during film shoots and their employers must provide regular testing under a bill that passed the state Assembly on Tuesday.

NYPD to Stop Seizing Sex Work Suspects’ Condoms

Monday May 12, 2014
The New York Police Department will no longer confiscate unused condoms as evidence of prostitution by people suspected of being sex industry workers.

New Effort to Halt Spread of HIV in the Caribbean

By David McFadden | Thursday May 8, 2014
In much of the world, giving out condoms and guidance to gay, bisexual and transgender sex workers is routine. But reaching out to men who have sex with men is practically revolutionary in parts of the English-speaking Caribbean.

California Porn Condom Bill Passes Committee

Wednesday Apr 30, 2014
A bill that would require adult film actors to wear condoms during productions anywhere in California and to be tested regularly for sexually transmitted diseases passed a committee vote Tuesday.

NY Bill Would Bar Condoms as Proof of Prostitution

By David Klepper | Sunday Apr 27, 2014
New York City spends more than a million dollars every year to distribute free condoms to combat unintended pregnancies and diseases such as AIDS. Yet city police are allowed to confiscate those very condoms as evidence of prostitution.