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  1. Lack of Transmission of HIV Through Human Bites and Scratches, Chris M. Tsoukus et al., Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes (1988)

    This limited study, conducted during the mid-1980's, chronicles the lack of transmission of HIV through bites and scratches. The study followed only one patient, an HIV- positive hemophiliac with severe brain damage, who was incontinent, masturbated ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 8/16/2017 11:22am

  2. Ray v. School District of Desoto County, 666 F. Supp. 1524 (M.D. Fla. 1987)

    The U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida ruled that the Desoto County School District could not prohibit three brothers from attending public school because of their HIV-positive status. The school district had originally concluded that ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 5/8/2013 1:46pm

  3. School Bd. of Nassau County v. Arline, 480 U.S. 273 (1987)

    In a precedent setting case regarding the scope of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 (Rehab Act), the U.S. Supreme Court found that an individual with a contagious disease is considered a “handicapped individual” and thus is entitled to the protections of th ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 5/8/2013 1:46pm

  4. Poff v. Caro, 549 A.2d 900 (N.J. Super. 1987)

    In this case based on New Jersey's Law Against Discrimination, three gay men attempted to rent an apartment but were turned down when the landlord learned of their sexual orientation and feared that he would acquire AIDS from them. The New Jersey Sup ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 5/8/2013 1:46pm