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Saturday, March 17, 2012

Protect us from ourselves: Antonio Villaraigosa and Rick Santorum agree

The porn industry cannot be legislated out of business and laws to do so will only drive the industry offshore and/or underground. So long as a demand exists for anything, that demand will be fulfilled one way or another, legally or illegally.
The $6 billion porn industry is under assault from all sides. Recently, in an attempt to "protect" adult actors Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa signed a mandate that all adult film productions shot within city limits be required to use condoms. Many say this will simply push the industry out of the job starved city into the welcoming arms of Las Vegas, but if Presidential candidate Rick Santorum has his way the porn industry will simply go overseas and/or underground. Santorum wants to ban pornography altogether, calling it "destructive to society."
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Examiner.com