Monica Foster commentary: Something tells me that certain people in and attached to the Free Speech Coalition are in BIG TROUBLE (at least if you follow what the AHF has been reporting they are).
BRUSSELS — from www.xbiz.com – Manwin Managing Partner Fabian Thylmann was arrested today on charges that the adult entertainment conglomerate has evaded taxes in Germany.
Thylmann was arrested at Brussels Airport.
According to a report from Welt.de, German officials seized numerous computers and documents at the offices of Manwin Germany GmbH in Hamburg.
“Mr. Thylmann currently sits in Belgium in protective custody,” Belgian authorities told Welt.de, noting that the arrest warrant was signed in Cologne, Germany.
Based in Luxembourg with offices in Burbank, Calif., Montreal, London, Dublin, Hamburg and Nicosia,Manwin operates Playboy Plus in a licensing deal with Beverly Hills, Calif.-based Playboy Enterprises and also owns blue-chip brands such as Digital Playground, Brazzers and Twistys. In addition, Manwinowns Reality Kings, YouPorn, Spankwire, Webcams Tube8, ExtremeTube, KeezMovies, Mofos, ExtremeTube, JuicyBoys and PornHub.
Manwin officials did not immediately respond for comment to XBIZ at post time.