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  1. Iowa Contagious or Infectious Disease Transmission Act, Chapter 709D (2014)

    In May 2014, Iowa Governor Terry Branstad signed into law Iowa's revised version of its former criminal HIV Transmission Law. The new law repealed the former Chapter 709C and replaced it with new Chapter 709D, Contagious or Infectious Disease Transmi ...

    admin - 6/13/2017 6:08pm

  2. A Lamentable Example of Overcriminalization: HIV Criminalization, The Champion, Norman L. Reimer (2013)

    This article by Norman L. Reimer,  Executive Director of the  National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (NACDL), was originally published in The Champion. In the article, Reimer seeks to correct the omission of a glaring example of overcriminalizat ...

    admin - 4/5/2016 12:00pm

  3. King v. Burwell, Amici Curiae Brief, U.S. Supreme Court, Harvard Law School Center for Health and Law Policy Innovation et al, 2015

    This amicus brief was filed on behalf of more that 40 organizations including The Center for HIV Law and Policy, urging the U.S. Supreme Court to uphold the ruling of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit in King v. Burwell, a case involving a c ...

    admin - 10/22/2015 11:15am

  4. Estimating Per-Act HIV Transmission Risk: A Systematic Review, Patel et al, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2014

    This study updates previous risk estimates of HIV transmission from parenteral (intravenous), vertical (mother to fetus), and sexual exposures, and assesses the modifying effects of numerous factors including condom use, male circumcision, and antiretrovir ...

    admin - 10/22/2015 11:15am

  5. Sexual Victimization in Prisons and Jails Reported by Inmates, 2011–12, U.S. Department of Justice, Office of Justice Programs, Bureau of Justice Statistics, 2014

    These tables and data, published by the U.S. Department of Justice’s Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS), are based on sexual victimization surveys of self-identified transgender respondents in federal prisons and jails. ...

    admin - 10/22/2015 11:15am

  6. Prevention, Not Prejudice: The Role of Federal Guidelines in HIV Criminalization Reform, Sarah J. Newman, Northwestern University Law Review (2013)

    This law review article examines the federal government’s attempts to set national guidelines for HIV criminalization and offers recommendations for improvements that could be made under the HIV REPEAL Act. ...

    admin - 6/14/2017 4:29pm

  7. Implementation of HIV Prevention Interventions in Resource Limited Settings: The Partner Project, Deborah Jones et al, Journal of Community Health, 2014

    This manuscript describes the process of implementing the Partner Project, a couples HIV risk reduction intervention in Zambia, and examines the ability of community health clinic (CHC) staff to achieve risk reduction outcomes comparable to those of the h ...

    admin - 1/21/2015 3:26pm

  8. No Safe Place: The Criminalization of Homelessness in U.S. Cities, The National Law Center on Homelessness & Poverty, 2014

    This report documents the increasing criminalization of homelessness in the United States, focusing on municipal laws banning sleeping and storing personal possessions in public areas, “camping,” begging, loitering and even feeding homeless persons. ...

    admin - 10/22/2015 11:16am

  9. Model HIV Confidentiality Policies and Procedures for HIV/AIDS Service Providers in New York State, Legal Action Center, 2014

    These model HIV Confidentiality Policies and Procedures were developed by the Legal Action Center for health and human service agencies that are required to comply with New York State’s HIV confidentiality law, Article 27-F of the Public Health Law. Under ...

    admin - 10/26/2016 1:23pm

  10. HIV/AIDS Reporting Manual, Style Guide, Kaiser Family Foundation, 2012

    This publication is a comprehensive guide for journalists covering the global HIV epidemic. It emphasizes the importance of sound journalistic practices including a review of ethical considerations, fact checking for scientific/medical accuracy, confidenti ...

    admin - 10/22/2015 11:17am

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