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  1. Report of the Working Group on the Role of Sex and Sexuality, Nevada Law Journal (2006)

    In January 2006, the Boyd School of Law at the University of Nevada hosted a working conference on Representing Children in Families: Children's Advocacy and Justice Ten Years After Fordham. Out of this conference came this Working Group on the Role ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 10/18/2017 10:57am

  2. The Legal Rights of LGBT Youth in State Custody: What Child Welfare and Juvenile Justice Professionals Need to Know, Rudy Estrada and Jody Marksamer, 85 CHILD WELFARE, 171 (2006)

    This article provides a guide for advocates representing LGBT youth in the child welfare and juvenile justice systems. All youth in state custody, regardless of sexual orientation or gender identity, are guaranteed rights to physical safety and prevention ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 9/14/2017 11:42am

  3. Conflicting Messages: How Criminal HIV Disclosure Laws Undermine Public Health Efforts to Control the Spread of HIV, C. Galletly and S.D. Pinkerton, AIDS Behavior (2006)

    This summary is taken in part from the article abstract. As structural interventions aimed at reducing new HIV infections, HIV-related criminal laws ideally would complement the HIV prevention efforts of public health professionals. The authors here concl ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 6/28/2017 2:09pm

  4. Attitudes About Stigma and Discrimination Related to HIV/AIDS, Kaiser Family Foundation (2006).

    This Kaiser Family Foundation survey finds that there is still a significant minority of people in the United States who believe that HIV can be transmitted by forms of casual contact such as kissing, sharing a glass and touching a toilet seat. The study ...

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

  5. Why Pediatricians Need Lawyers to Keep Children Healthy, Barry Zuckerman, et al., 114 Pediatrics 224 (2004)

    This article explores the many rationales for including lawyers as part of the health care team for children from low-income families. According to the authors, “many child health conditions can be traced to social factors that are potentially remediable ...

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

  6. Perception of Lesbian, Gay and Bisexual People of Primary Healthcare Services (New Zealand), Stephen Neville, Mark Henrickson, Issues and Innovation in Nursing Practice (2006)

    More women than men reported that their health care provider usually presumed that they were heterosexual; this kind of attitude among health care providers is an important factor in the selection of a provider, particularly among women. Providers need to ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 7/26/2018 3:37pm

  7. Complexities in HIV Consent in Adolescents, Wing Wah Ho et al., 44 Clinical Pediatrics 473 (2005)

    This article reviews the laws of informed consent and confidentiality related to HIV testing and treatment in adolescents, who represent a large proportion of people living with HIV. There is no uniform policy on minors' rights to consent to HIV test ...

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