The next few days are like Custer’s Last Stand for Porn. So…. I hope the following article will make you want to go to www.ab1576.org, where you will be assisted in letting members of the Senate Appropriation Committee know how vociferously you’re against a pending bill that could have drastic effects on the porn industry, along with your personal rights and viewing pleasures.
Body glove love from the comedy film Naked Gun: Is this the future of California porn?
My article includes some background, some proselytizing, and—hold on to your hats— a major hissy fit from a well-known (but reclusive) bareback producer.
AB 1576 is the bill that will, among other things, mandate not only the use of condoms in all porn produced within the state of California, but will require the public revelation of the HIV status of all of its performers, gay as well as str8.
“It’s hard, in an election year, for Senators to vote against a bill that looks like a performer protection bill,” explained Kink.com spokesman Michael Stabile.
So the bill has already passed the initial stages of legislation. Several days from now, on Tuesday, August 4, it will face its last hurdle the Appropriations Committee casts the …read more