‘We lost five women’: Porn industry reckons with assault allegations and a string of deaths

Since November, porn has faced another scandal: a wave of tragedy that claimed the lives of performers August Ames, Olivia Lua ... not long after she tweeted that she needed a hug. Causes of death of the others — Styles died in her sleep — were ...

Adult movie star August Ames, 23, is found dead after being accused of homophobia for refusing to do a scene with an actor who had appeared in gay porn

Adult film actress August Ames was found dead on Tuesday, according to police in southern California. The Ventura County Medical examiner confirmed the 23-year-old's death, but had yet to issue an official cause. Those close to Ames, however ...