They are widows and married millionaires and Yalies. But someone you could pretend to be, with a little imagination and a working laptop. As one divorce lawyer recently told Lawyers USA: "A client will come in—man or woman—and say there's someone across the country I want to marry. ' the answer is, 'No, I just know this is my soul mate.' " Some legislators and lawyers are clamoring for something to be done about the great abundance of fraud and heartbreak in the world of cyberlove.They are Christian nonsmokers and truckers and Republicans. But really, how would that differ from trying to regulate what happens on the Love Boat?Prosecutors say Ms Clarkson died when the eccentric record producer, whom she had met just hours earlier at the House of Blues club in Hollywood, flew into a jealous rage after she tried to leave.
Friends can come together online and watch a show and converse about the show at the same time.2.Chat Roulette This is another web cam based chat service with a unique approach by pairing users with random strangers.He stands accused of killing Lana Clarkson during a late-night argument in the foyer of his Alhambra mansion.The jury, which in his previous trial was deadlocked 10-2 in favour of conviction for second degree murder, yesterday heard the closing argument from Mr Spector's defence team: that the 40-year-old woman blew her brains out in an "impulsive and unplanned" suicide. No one can tell you 'this is what happened'," Mr Spector's lawyer Doron Weinberg claimed, before insisting that his client, "did not kill Lana Clarkson, that's what the evidence shows"."It seemed like too much to be giving such a tiny baby," says Paul.
"We started to look into it online and read reports of headaches and swollen arms to meningitis-like symptoms that have put some children in hospital.
There's the Arizona man who shelled out ,000 for plane tickets to fly in a Russian beauty who had written to him, breathlessly, "Every time, when I reading your letter, my mood become well and my heart is knocking so strong! Or the guy in Australia who defrauded a bunch of elderly people of their money to transport his Internet "girlfriend," a "North American model," to Australia. Still, even in the wake of all the alleged fraud and abuse, efforts to regulate Web dating have been limited.
In addition to the CDA, Congress last year enacted the Mail-Order Bride Business Act, which attempted to regulate the 200-plus mail-order bride services operating in this country.
The purpose of the act is to protect foreign women from being stalked, abused, or held in the United States against their wishes.
The law is already being challenged by angry wife-shoppers who feel that they should not be forced to disclose personal details (including past marriages, children, or alcohol-related offenses).
"This case is about a man who has had a history of playing Russian roulette with the lives of women," she said. Lana got the sixth bullet." The prosecutor cited evidence from Mr Spector's chauffeur, who was allegedly told after the incident: "I think I killed somebody! She also claimed that Mr Spector had tried to wash his hands after police were called.