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  1. Viral Load and Heterosexual Transmission of Human Immunodeficiency Virus Type 1, Thomac C. Quinn, M.D. et al., New England Journal of Medicine (2001)

    This study, which took place between 1994 and 1998 in Rakai, Uganda, tracked the HIV-1 transmission rate in 415 heterosexual couples with discordant HIV-1 status. Of the couples surveyed, 22% of the HIV negative partners seroconverted during the course of ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 8/16/2017 11:05am

  2. State v. Ferguson, 15 P.3d 1271 (Wash. 2001)

    Ferguson was convicted of second degree assault and sentenced to 120 months imprisonment under former WASH. REV. CODE ANN. § 9A.36.021(1)(e) (1988) after he allegedly engaged in unprotected penile-vaginal sex with the complainant. At issue in the case is ...

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

  3. Zita Lazzarini et al., Evaluating the Impact of Criminal Laws on HIV Risk Behavior, 30 J.L. Med. & Ethics 239, 239- 253(2002).

    This article by Zita Lazzarini, Sarah Bray, and Scott Burris analyzes whether laws criminalizing HIV exposure are effective tools for preventing the spread of HIV/AIDS in the United States and concludes that criminal law is not effective in preventing the ...

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

  4. Justice for All? A Report on the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgendered Youth in the New York Juvenile Justice System, Randi Feinstein, et al. (2001)

    This report chronicles the experiences of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgendered (LGBT) youth in the New York juvenile justice system. It discusses the overrepresentation of these youth in juvenile justice, and the underlying problems, such as stigma, ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 6/1/2016 12:54pm

  5. Montgomery v. Pinchak, 294 F.3d 492 (3d Cir. 2002)

    In this opinion, the Third Circuit recognizes that a prison’s failure to provide treatment to an HIV-positive inmate can violate the inmate’s Eighth Amendment rights. Montgomery, an inmate at a New Jersey prison, brought an Eighth Amendment claim against ...

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

  6. Lesley v. Chie, 250 F.3d 47 (1st Cir. 2001)

    This opinion concerns a summary judgment motion on a Rehabilitation Act claim against a doctor who refused to treat an HIV-positive pregnant woman and instead referred her to a hospital with a special program for delivering children of HIV-positive women. ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 3/31/2016 10:19am

  7. Blanks v. Southwestern Bell Communications, Inc., 310 F.3d 398 (5th Cir. 2002)

    In this opinion, the Fifth Circuit held that an HIV-positive man who brought a claim of employment discrimination under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) was not “disabled” within the meaning of the statute. Under the ADA, a plaintiff is considere ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 3/31/2016 10:18am

  8. Waddell v. Valley Forge Dental Assocs., Inc. 276 F.3d 1275 (11th Cir. 2001)

    An HIV-positive dental hygienist who was fired because of his HIV status brought a claim against his employer under Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). The employer raised the ADA’s direct threat exception, arguing that an HIV-positive ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 3/31/2016 10:19am

  9. Flowers v. Southern Regional Physician Services, Inc., 247 F.3d 229 (5th Cir. 2001)

    This opinion affirms a holding for an employee living with HIV who brought a hostile work environment claim under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). While the question of whether the ADA allows a hostile work environment claim has not been resolve ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 3/31/2016 10:19am

  10. Doe v. County of Centre, 242 F.3d 437 (3d Cir. 2001)

    In this opinion, the Third Circuit considered a challenge to a policy prohibiting the placement of non-HIV-positive foster children in a home in which a family member has HIV unless the foster parents agree to the release of the family member’s diagnosis ...

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

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