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In the most recent legislative session, numerous states considered and/or enacted legislation addressing the criminalization of HIV and other health conditions, as well as related issues such a mandatory testing. Now that most state legislative sessions have concluded, this issue of the PJP Update looks at what you need to know about 2018.
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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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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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Education/ Schools, Public Accommodations
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Criminal Law
Resource | Posted on July 16, 2018
Blog Post | Posted on July 9, 2018
Criminal Law, Human Rights, Prisons and Jails, Racial Justice
Resource | Posted on July 3, 2018
Criminal Law
Resource | Posted on July 16, 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
Education/ Schools, Public Accommodations
Resource | Posted on July 18, 2018
Criminal Law
Resource | Posted on July 16, 2018
Criminal Law, Human Rights, Prisons and Jails, Racial Justice
Resource | Posted on July 3, 2018
Blog Post | Posted on July 9, 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
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