Monthly Archives: September 2011

AHF’s Weinstein says: “You can get tested today, infected tomorrow” in LA Weekly’s “Porn Defends the Money Shot”

Critics gain ground, demanding condom use to control AIDS By: Dennis Romero, LA Weekly Los Angeles, CA – September 30, 2011 It’s the staple of porn and an element of Americana so pervasive that it has become a term to describe any crescendo in pop culture, from a game-winning basket by Kobe Bryant to an emphatic punch line by Sarah Palin….

Questions about how porn industry handled HIV scare

By: Corina Knoll, Los Angeles Times Los Angeles, CA – September 6, 2011 A filming moratorium in the porn industry was lifted this weekend after an adult-film performer whose HIV-positive test prompted a weeklong shutdown of Los Angeles-area productions was retested, with negative results. But questions remain about how the case was handled. Local production companies were notified Aug. 29 of…