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  1. Fact Sheet: Missouri v. Johnson, The Center for HIV Law and Policy (2017)

    On September 21, 2017, Michael Johnson bypassed a new trial and entered a no-contest plea in the St. Charles County Circuit Court in Missouri. In exchange, he has accepted a sentence of 10 years in state prison. Because Missouri’s HIV criminal law hinges ...

    admin - 9/22/2017 6:47am

  2. HIV Criminalization Beyond Non-Disclosure: Advocacy Toolkits on Intersections with Sex Work and Syringe Use, The Center for HIV Law and Policy and National LGBTQ Task Force (2017)

    Cover Art.jpg The Center for HIV Law and Policy (CHLP) and the National LGBTQ Task Force are pleased to announce the release of an exciting new resource that can help foster more intersectional advocacy for HIV criminal law reform.  HIV Criminalization Be ...

    admin - 9/22/2017 2:08pm

  3. Video: It's Time to End Bad HIV Laws!

    In more than 30 states, people living with HIV can be tried and imprisoned simply because a partner accuses them of hiding their HIV status. While originally thought to promote disclosure of one's HIV status, there's no proof these laws work. An ...

    admin - 9/12/2017 1:34pm

  4. HIV Criminalization in the United States: A Sourcebook on State and Federal HIV Criminal Law and Practice, The Center for HIV Law and Policy (2017)

    CHLP Crim Man Cover Front Carousel.jpg This resource for lawyers and community advocates outlines punitive laws, policies, and cases affecting people living with HIV (PLHIV) and other communicable diseases in all fifty states, the military, federal prison ...

    admin - 9/18/2017 1:56pm

  5. Map: HIV Criminalization in the United States, The Center for HIV Law and Policy (2017)

    Just updated: An overview of the variety and prevalence of laws used to prosecute and punish people living with HIV in the US--more than 303 arrested or charged under these laws since 2008. ...

    admin - 9/12/2017 12:54pm

  6. Chart: State-by-State Criminal Laws Used to Prosecute People with HIV, Center for HIV Law and Policy (2017)

    State-by-State Chart of HIV-Specific Statutes and Prosecutorial Tools. (final 8 23 17)_Page_1.jpg This chart catalogues the state laws used to prosecute individuals with HIV. The chart includes which states and territories have HIV-specific criminal statu ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 9/6/2017 2:43pm

  7. Video: ¡Es hora de terminar con leyes del VIH malas!

    En mas de treinta estados, personas viviendo con VIH (PVV) pueden ser encarcelados simplemente porque su pareja los acusa de no revelar su estatus de VIH. Estas leyes originalmente fueron promulgadas para promover el relato de estatus de VIH, pero no hay ...

    admin - 8/15/2017 1:56pm

  8. Rutas, Riesgos y Realidades de la Transmisión y el Tratamiento del VIH: Conocimiento Científico y Tratamiento Medico Corriente

    Casi cada tipo de discriminación basado en el VIH y el estigma asociado con el – desde negación de tratamiento medico a admisión en escuelas y campamentos y hasta enjuiciamientos criminales injustificados—tiene raíces en percepciones erróneas acerca de la ...

    admin - 8/15/2017 1:45pm

  9. The PJP Update- July 2017

    News from the Positive Justice Project--read on for updates on state advocacy efforts from state working groups, and updates on the criminal case of Michael Johnson and others. For more information about PJP or the PJP Working Groups, contact us at pjp@hiv ...

    admin - 8/15/2017 8:22am

  10. Letter to the Ohio Criminal Justice Recodification Committee Regarding Proposed Revisions to the HIV Transmission/Exposure Statute (2016)

    This letter to the General Assembly of the State of Ohio Criminal Justice Recodification Committee was sent on October 21, 2016. It was authored by Ohio-based organizations and health care professionals to provide comment on the proposed revision to Ohio’ ...

    admin - 7/25/2017 4:48pm

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