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Today we celebrate Human Rights Day, recognized each year on December 10, the day the UN General Assembly adop

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The Writing’s on the Wall: HIV anti-criminalization advocacy cannot ignore sex workers
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The Consensus Statement invites state policymakers to collaborate with the coalition in developing policy and practice that ensures youth in their care and custody receive sound, inclusive sexual health care, consistent with prevailing medical standards and legal and ethical obligations. The statement calls for additional training for residents and staff in youth congregate care and detention settings that is inclusive of youth of all sexual orientations, gender identities and expressions as a predicate to ending institutional violence.
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On October 4, the Center for HIV Law and Policy, Harm Reduction Coalition, and the National Viral Hepatitis Roundtable hosted a webinar providing an overview of the relationship between criminalization, viral hepatitis, and harm reduction. The webinar recording and slides are now archived below.
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While science is one useful tool in combating HIV criminalization, we must avoid suggesting that these discriminatory laws have any kind of underlying legitimacy
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Updated September 2018! A resource for lawyers and community advocates outlining punitive laws, policies, and cases affecting PLHIV in all 50 states.
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Marking the one-year anniversary of the launch of the Consensus Statement on HIV “Treatment as Prevention” in Criminal Law Reform, advocates affirmed their commitment to an HIV criminal law reform movement that is grounded in racial justice and leaves no one behind.

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Criminal Law
Resource | Posted on April 17, 2019
Criminal Law, Sex Offender Registration
Blog Post | Posted on April 11, 2019
Legal Assistance, LGBTQI
Blog Post | Posted on April 11, 2019
Criminal Law, Human Rights
Blog Post | Posted on March 1, 2019
Criminal Law
Resource | Posted on April 17, 2019
Criminal Law
Resource | Posted on February 13, 2019
Criminal Law, Other Infectious Diseases
Resource | Posted on December 4, 2018
Criminal Law, Other Infectious Diseases
Resource | Posted on November 7, 2018
Criminal Law, Sex Offender Registration
Resource | Posted on October 2, 2018
Criminal Law, Sex Offender Registration
Blog Post | Posted on April 11, 2019
Legal Assistance, LGBTQI
Blog Post | Posted on April 11, 2019
Testing and Informed Consent, Transmission, Treatment
Blog Post | Posted on February 6, 2019
Human Rights
Blog Post | Posted on December 10, 2018
Criminal Law, Human Rights
Blog Post | Posted on March 1, 2019
Criminal Law, Sex Work, Women/Women's Resource Advocacy Connection
Blog Post | Posted on December 17, 2018
Criminal Law, Sex Work
Blog Post | Posted on October 31, 2018
LGBTQI, Youth
Blog Post | Posted on October 25, 2018
Criminal Law
Blog Post | Posted on September 6, 2018