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Visa and Mastercard Halt Payments for Adult Content

Visa and Mastercard halted payments to the Pornhub platform in 2020 after The New York Times published an opinion piece that cited the Luxembourg-based company’s tolerance of exploited minors on its website. This month, the card networks announced they will no longer allow payments to TrafficJunky, the advertising unit of Pornhub’s owner, MindGeek. Visa recently lost a pretrial motion to be dismissed as a party to a lawsuit against MindGeek by a woman who alleges the company facilitated distribution of child pornography. The legal action exposed the connection between TrafficJunky an...

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August 2022
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