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  1. New York City’s Initiatives on Diabetes and HIV/AIDS: Implications for Patient Care, Public Health, and Medical Professionalism, Janlori Goldman et al., Am. J. Public Health (2008)

    (The following summary is excerpted in part from the article's abstract): "Two recent [at article's publication] New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene initiatives expanded the mission and scope of public health, with implica ...

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

  2. U.S. v. Burnett, 545 F. Supp. 2d 1207 (N.D. Ala. 2008)

    Burnett was convicted of indecent exposure and public lewdness on federal property after he solicited an undercover police officer for oral sex and exposed himself to the officer during a sting operation. He received a maximum 6-month sentence, which the ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 6/28/2017 12:50pm

  3. Transgender Foster Youth: A Forced Identity, Christine L. Olson, 19 TEX. J. WOMEN and L. 25 (2009).

    This journal article examines applicable state, federal, and case law and analyzes the constitutional concerns that arise out of forced gender conformity for transgender youth in foster care. The author argues, with the support of some case law, that &quo ...

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

  4. Criminalization of HIV Transmission: Poor Public Health Policy, Edwin Cameron, HIV/AIDS Policy and Law Review (2009)

    This article, taken from a speech by Justice Edwin Cameron of the Constitutional Court of South Africa, discusses the ineffective nature of HIV criminalization laws and analyzes some of the negative effects that they cause. Justice Cameron breaks down his ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 6/28/2017 2:13pm

  5. Opinion and Recommendations Regarding the Potential for Treatment as an Innovative Tool for Fighting the HIV Epidemic, Counseil National du Sida, 2009.

    This briefing paper from the Conseil National du Sida in France argues that the use of antiretroviral treatments, which have been shown to reduce the risk of HIV transmission by suppressing the viral load, may be a powerful prevention mechanism that shoul ...

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

  6. Homosexually Active Men’s Views on Criminal Prosecutions for HIV Transmission are Related to HIV Prevention Need, Catherine Dodds, AIDS Care (2008)

    Drawing data from the Gay Men's Sex Survey 2006, this article represents an analysis of the responses of gay men in the United Kingdom to HIV criminalization laws. Of the 8,252 respondents, over half agreed that prosecution of reckless HIV transmissi ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 8/9/2017 12:26pm

  7. HIV is a Virus, Not a Crime: Ten Reasons Against Criminal Statutes and Criminal Prosecutions, Edwin Cameron et al., Journal of the International AIDS Society (2008)

    This article, by South African judge Edwin Cameron and his colleagues, examines the problematic global trend of criminalizing HIV and proposes ten reasons as to why HIV-specific criminal provisions and prosecutions should not be included in a response to ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 8/9/2017 2:09pm

  8. How Reliable is an Undetected Viral Load? C. Combescure et. al., HIV Medicine (2009)

    A study by the Swiss Federal AIDS Commission on patients who were treated with highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) concluded in 2009 that individuals with a stable, low viral load for at least six months were extremely unlikely to transmit HIV. I ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 8/16/2017 11:02am

  9. 10 Reasons Why Criminalization of HIV Exposure or Transmission Harms Women, Athena Network, 2009

    The authors conclude that HIV criminalization leads to negative public health outcomes, increased gender-based violence, and greater social and political inequalities for women. Because women are more likely to be the first to know their HIV status due to ...

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

  10. What You Need To Know About Missouri Laws On HIV, Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services

    The Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services requires that all individuals who test positive for HIV sign – and initial every paragraph of – a form in which HIV-positive individuals must acknowledge potential criminal liability, punishable by 10 ...

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

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