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pornography

Sexually explicit erotic writings and images. See Child pornography, Erotic, Erotography, Fanny Hill, Obscenity, Potter Stewart standard, Sex work.
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China is among the world countries that make pornographic websites inaccessible.
In March, Iran's Revolutionary Guards militia said it had launched a crackdown on several groups who had set up anti-Islamic and pornographic sites on the Internet.
On the other hand, Haifa sued her Lebanese colleague Rula Saed, her previous manager Karim Abi Yaghi and the journalist Nidal Al Ahmadyeh for saying that she stared in a pornographic film, trying to ruin her reputation.
Criminology student Mr Jones told Liverpool Magistrates' Court: "To date, the only thing the prosecution have produced is a pornographic movie.
During sentencing, Judge Reeves found that Martin also took pornographic pictures of two more children attending modeling classes at Martin's studio, who at the time were 12 and 13-years-old.
This apparently clear-cut criterion for differentiating the realm of the pornographic from the erotic breaks down if one intimately knows the text and its context.
Having learned of porn's profit potential, however, Murdoch is developing his own original smut content, as well as "entering into partnerships with companies that broadcast pornographic television channels on Sky, such as Sport XXX Babes, XXX Housewives, and Playboy.
The county Board of Supervisors on Tuesday approved more than $534,000 to install filtering software, privacy screens and other accessories on computers at county libraries to block access to pornographic Web sites.
Sechas's cartoon hunter plays a similar role of the awkward innocent, but where that old world order has been washed away by the entertainment age's irony, innuendo, role playing, and pornographic style.
Obscene pornographic and sexually violent images on the internet are to be banned outright by the Government, it was announced today.
All other forms of pornographic material are currently forbidden under the Obscene Publications Act 1959, but the internet is not covered.
Eugene police arrested a convicted sex offender late Thursday after he allegedly tried to show pornographic pictures to a young boy.