The Positive Justice Project Legal Advocacy Toolkit

CHLP Original Publication | Guides (Legal or Medical)

This toolkit contains a number of helpful resources for legal advocates, combined into one document. The following resources are included:

  • Ending and Defending Against HIV Criminalization: State and Federal Laws and Prosecutions, Vol.1, CHLP's Positive Justice Project, First Edition, Fall 2010 (Updated through 2012)
  • Chart: HIV, STIs and Relative Risks in the United States, Center for HIV Law and Policy, 2011
  • Transmission Routes, Viral Loads and Relative Risks: The Science of HIV for Lawyers and Advocates, Center for HIV Law and Policy, 2011.
  • Chart: HIV and Chronic Disease in the United States, Center for HIV Law and Policy, 2011
  • Employment Rights of People Living with HIV/AIDS: A Primer, The Center for HIV Law and Policy
  • Housing Rights of People Living with HIV/AIDS: A Primer, The Center for HIV Law & Policy
  • A Guide to Disability Rights Laws, U.S. Department of Justice, Civil Rights Division
  • HIV/AIDS Testing, Confidentiality & Discrimination: What You Need to Know About New York Law, Legal Action Center (2012).
  • Medicaid: A Primer: Key Information on Our Nation's Health Coverage Program for Low-Income People (The Kaiser Commission on Medicaid and the Uninsured, June 2010).
  • Access to and Quality of Medical Treatment: Federal Cases, The Center for HIV Law & Policy
  • Reference Guide to HIV as an ADA Disability, David W. Webber, AIDSandtheLaw.com (2011).
  • Sample Affidavit for HIV physician - Impact of disclosure on relationship.