Monthly Archives: September 2012

California STD Controllers Association endorses condoms in porn Ballot Measure B in L.A. County

STD Controllers Association (CSTDCA) joins the Los Angeles County Medical Association (LACMA) in formally endorsing measure on November ballot in L.A. County that will, “…require producers of adult films to obtain a public health permit from the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health…and pay a permit fee…sufficient for necessary enforcement.” Other groups that have…

LA County Upholds Truth about Condoms in Porn Measure B

Impartial analysis of Measure B, the County of Los Angeles Safer Sex in the Adult Film Industry Act, by Los Angeles County Counsel clearly states what the ordinance will actually do: require condom use by adult film performers, mandate that producers obtain public health permits AND pay a permit fee to cover any and all…

AHF sees red as Miami Beach rejects ‘Out of the Closet’ chain’s trademark pink storefront

Press conference Tuesday, September 25th, 11:00am AIDS group says it is being singled out, as city has many pink buildings, and others with similar paint color intensity as ‘Out of the Closet’s’ signature magenta pink facade; funds raised at store benefit HIV/AIDS patients statewide South Beach location also features an AHF Pharmacy and Free HIV…

Gilead’s Stribild not covered by NY Medicaid; state also explores ‘prior auth’ status for AIDS drug

  In response to AHF’s call for states to exclude Gilead’s new four-in-one AIDS tablet from their Medicaid program if is it is not price-neutral to Atripla, the New York State Department of Health says, “Stribild is not covered” and the state is reviewing the drug for “possible prior authorization requirements, to ensure the product…

AHF presents First Mobile HIV Testing Van In San Antonio/Bexar County to San Antonio AIDS Foundation

  AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF) the largest nonprofit global HIV/AIDS organization will present the testing van to SAAF. San Antonio, Texas (September 24, 2012)—For the first time in San Antonio history, a mobile HIV testing van will be traveling the streets of San Antonio and Bexar County. This development is due to the collaboration with…

Top Porn Lawyer Says Industry Can’t Move from CA

As campaign for County of Los Angeles Ballot Measure B, the ‘condoms in porn’ measure heats up, adult industry attorney Michael W. Fattorosi explains in an article on his website adultbizlaw.com why the industry cannot simply pick up and move to other states if the measure passes—a threat many industry producers wield over business leaders,…

AHF leads nation with first 1 MINUTE HIV testing @ the Abbey in West Hollywood

‘1 Minute Results!’ On Saturday, AHF becomes first-in-the-nation to roll out free one-minute results HIV testing program with gala event in WeHo; In July, the FDA approved bioLytical Laboratories’ INSTI™ Rapid HIV Test for widespread use in U.S.—testing event at the Abbey to include five free HIV testing vans, celebrity appearances, one-minute cash grab booth,…

Gilead’s Stribild not covered by NY Medicaid; state also explores ‘prior auth’ status for AIDS drug

  In response to AHF’s call for states to exclude Gilead’s new four-in-one AIDS tablet from their Medicaid program if is it is not price-neutral to Atripla, the New York State Department of Health says, “Stribild is not covered” and the state is reviewing the drug for “possible prior authorization requirements, to ensure the product…

AHF’s ‘Condom Nation’ Big Rig Pulls into Durham, North Carolina!

AIDS group’s 70-foot, 18-wheel ‘Condom Nation’ big rig and companion Sprinter van continue national condom giveaway tour with stops in North Carolina to participate a free condom giveaway and free HIV testing event. Goal: 25-states, 20 million free condoms. On Tuesday, ‘Condom Nation’ will partner with the North Carolina Central University for an event in…

AHF’s ‘Condom Nation’ Big Rig Chugs into Chattanooga!

  AIDS group’s 70-foot, 18-wheel ‘Condom Nation’ big rig and companion Sprinter van continue national condom giveaway tour with stops in North Carolina to participate a free condom giveaway and free HIV testing event. Goal: 25-states, 20 million free condoms. On Sunday, ‘Condom Nation’ will partner with the Chattanooga CARES for an event in Chattanooga,…