Porn Industry Shuts Down After Performer Tests HIV Positive

August 30, 2011 Updated Nov 9, 2013 at 9:45 PM EDT

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Porn Industry Shuts Down After Performer Tests HIV Positive

August 30, 2011 Updated Nov 9, 2013 at 9:45 PM EDT

A porn industry trade group said production in California has been temporarily shut down after a performer reportedly tested HIV positive, according to the Los Angeles Times.

“Until we know for sure, we’ve asked the industry to have a moratorium on production,” Free Speech Coalition executive director Diane Duke told the Times.

The performers name, age and gender was not released. Duke told the Times that further testing would likely be completed within a week.

Read the Los Angeles Times story HERE.