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Guest blogger Davina Conner (Positively Dee) weighs in on Nushawn Williams.
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A Side-by-Side Comparison of the Proposed Bills to Reform Missouri’s HIV Criminal Laws
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This resource for lawyers and community advocates outlines punitive laws, policies, and cases affecting people living with HIV (PLHIV) an

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CHLP National Outreach Coordinator Arpita Appannagari examines a report from the Williams Institute released earlier this month that provides a comprehensive look at HIV criminalization in Georgia using data from the Georgia Bureau of Investigation.
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While media attention focused on Price's comments, in December her committee released a final report with surprisingly progressive findings and recommendations based in no small part on the efforts of Georgia advocates who made sure the committee had information about the harms of Georgia’s HIV criminal laws and the need for reform.
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Changes to HIV criminalization laws in Canada highlight the importance of the Consensus Statement on HIV TasP in Criminal Law Reform urging that prosecutions not hinge on an individual's viral load but on actual, intentional transmission.
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This analysis looks at the legislative modernization of California's HIV criminal laws that will take effect on January 1, 201

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This report from CNBC analyzes HIV criminal laws and the growing reform movement in the United States in light of new developments in HIV treatment and acknowledgement of the science of HIV transmission.
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The Center for HIV Law and Policy (CHLP) and the National LGBTQ Task Force are pleased to announce the release of an exciting new resourc

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This chart catalogues the state laws used to prosecute individuals with HIV.

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This United States map identifies states (1) with HIV-specific criminal laws; (2) those that apply increased penalties for underlying sex

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The Consensus Statement on HIV "Treatment as Prevention" in Criminal Law Reform was collaboratively created to serve as an important new resource in efforts to modernize HIV criminal laws, particularly for state advocates.
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A look at how the work to ensure comprehensive sexual health care for youth in state custody intersects and supports public health, repro

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CHLP has compiled information on HIV laws in every state as they relate to HIV-specific criminal laws, guidelines for health care workers with HIV, youth access to STI testing and treatment, and HIV testing.

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Health Care and Insurance Issues, Public Benefits Access
Resource | Posted on June 7, 2018
Health Care and Insurance Issues, Public Accommodations
Resource | Posted on June 6, 2018
Confidentiality and Disclosure, HIV as a Disability Under Antidiscrimination Law, Prisons and Jails, Stigma
Resource | Posted on June 6, 2018
Criminal Law
Resource | Posted on May 22, 2018
Criminal Law
Resource | Posted on May 22, 2018
Criminal Law
Resource | Posted on March 22, 2018
Criminal Law
Resource | Posted on November 30, 2017
LGBTQI, Prevention and Sexual Health, Racial Justice, Reproductive Health and Rights, Youth, Youth in State Custody
Resource | Posted on October 26, 2017
LGBTQI, Prevention and Sexual Health, Youth, Youth in State Custody
Resource | Posted on October 26, 2017
Health Care and Insurance Issues, Public Benefits Access
Resource | Posted on June 7, 2018
Health Care and Insurance Issues, Public Accommodations
Resource | Posted on June 6, 2018
Confidentiality and Disclosure, HIV as a Disability Under Antidiscrimination Law, Prisons and Jails, Stigma
Resource | Posted on June 6, 2018
Criminal Law
Resource | Posted on May 22, 2018
Criminal Law
Blog Post | Posted on March 26, 2018
HIV as a Disability Under Antidiscrimination Law
Blog Post | Posted on February 15, 2018
HIV as a Disability Under Antidiscrimination Law
Blog Post | Posted on February 14, 2018
Health Care and Insurance Issues, Prevention and Sexual Health
Blog Post | Posted on February 14, 2018
Blog Post | Posted on January 3, 2018
Blog Post | Posted on December 22, 2017
Criminal Law
Blog Post | Posted on May 16, 2018
Criminal Law
Blog Post | Posted on January 23, 2018
Criminal Law
Blog Post | Posted on November 29, 2017