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  1. 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)

    This guide provides comprehensive information on Medicaid, the nation's publicly funded health coverage program for low-income Americans. It describes the persons and services covered, costs related to the program, and how the program is financed. Th ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 5/15/2018 4:00pm

  2. In the Manner Prescribed by the State: Potential Challenges to State-Enforced Hospital Limitations on Child Birth Options, Krista Stone-Manista, 16 Cardozo Journal of Law and Gender 469 (May 2010)

    This article discusses whether the state may legally ban a pregnant woman from attempting a VBAC (Vaginal Birth after Cesarean), a procedure that carries a less than one percent risk of catastrophic uterine rupture. Stone-Manista analyzes the implications ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 10/15/2018 4:39pm

  3. Lynn Paltrow and Katherine Jack, Pregnant Women, Junk Science, and Zealous Defense, 34 The Champion 30 (May 2010)

    This journal article discusses the politicization and criminalization of reproduction, specifically the criminal prosecutions of drug use by pregnant women. Some of the prosecutions that women have faced include criminal child endangerment, attempted murd ...

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

  4. X v. The People of New York State (N.Y. App. Div.)- Amicus Brief,New York Court of Appeals, Lambda Legal, American Academy of HIV Medicine, Association of Nurses in AIDS Care and HIV Medicine Association

    Lambda Legal, the American Academy of HIV Medicine, the Association of Nurses in AIDS Care, and the HIV Medicine Association filed this amicus curiae (meaning "friend of the court") brief in the New York Court of Appeals, supporting the dismissa ...

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

  5. Health Care Reform: Temporary Federal High Risk Insurance Pool Program, Julie Cross/HIV Health Care Access Working Group (2010)

    This fact sheet provides a preview of what the 2010 U.S. health care reform legislation will do to increase medical and prescription drug coverage for people living with HIV. Comprehensive and uninterrupted access to Medicaid and health care benefits are ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 11/15/2018 5:20pm

  6. Antiretroviral Regimens in Pregnancy and Breast-Feeding in Botswana, R.L. Shapiro, M.D., et als., 362 N. Eng. J. Med. 2282-94 (2010)

    This study reports strong evidence of the effectiveness of HIV antiretroviral therapy in substantially reducing the risk of HIV transmission from mother to child when taken by women during breastfeeding. Breastfeeding is normally the best way to feed an i ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 8/8/2019 3:49pm

  7. Know Your Rights: HIV and Housing, The Center for HIV Law and Policy (2010)

    This brief front-and-back handout provides an overview of the rights of people living with HIV to obtain housing without discrimination under federal law, and to housing assistance under federally funded programs. Safe, stable, and affordable housing is n ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 12/30/2018 10:58am

  8. Additional Recommendations to the White House Office of National AIDS Policy for the National HIV/AIDS Strategy, the Center for HIV Law and Policy, Lambda Legal, and ACLU AIDS Project (2010)

    In April 2010, the White House Office of National AIDS Policy (ONAP) released its first report, summarizing community discussions that had taken place around the country for the purpose of informing development of a National HIV/AIDS Strategy. In response ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 11/14/2017 7:54pm

  9. People v. Allen- Amicus Brief, Macomb County Circuit Court, Lambda Legal, Community AIDS Resource and Education Services, Michigan Positive Action Coalition and Michigan Protection and Advocacy Service, Inc.

    On April 19, 2010, Lambda Legal and several partners submitted an amicus curiae brief on behalf of Allen, an HIV-positive man in Michigan charged with bioterrorism after biting his neighbor. On June 3, 2010 the court dismissed the charges of bioterrorism ...

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

  10. Comments to the Department of Justice Proposed Standards, OAG – 131: National Standards to Prevent, Detect, and Respond to Prison Rape (May 2010)

    On May 10, 2010, the Center for HIV Law and Policy submitted these comments on the Department of Justice's (DOJ) proposed standards for the prevention, detection, and response to prison rape on behalf of HiTOPS, the African American Office of Gay Con ...

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