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  1. Sexual Assault in Jail and Juvenile Facilities: Promising Practices for Prevention and Response, Final Report, Kim English et al., Colorado Division of Criminal Justice Office of Research and Statistics (2011)

    The purpose of this descriptive study was to identify and document promising practices for the prevention and response to sexual assault in juvenile residential facilities and adult jails in the United States. The ultimate goal of the study was to gather ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 6/28/2017 12:24pm

  2. Boyer v. Belleque, 659 F.3d 957 (9th Cir. 2011)

    The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit affirmed the denial by the U.S. District Court in Oregon of a petition for habeas corpus and found that the state court's determination that there was sufficient evidence to convict Andrew Lee Boyer of ...

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

  3. Efficacy of Behavioral Interventions to Increase Condom Use and Reduce Sexually Transmitted Infections: A Meta-Analysis, 1991 to 2010, Lori A. J. Scott-Sheldon et al., J. AIDS (2011)

    Researchers at The Miriam Hospital's Centers for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine and the University of Connecticut released a report last month demonstrating that behavioral interventions aimed at reducing "sexual risk behaviors," such a ...

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

  4. Teenagers in the United States: Sexual activity, contraceptive use, and childbearing, 2006–2010 National Survey of Family Growth, Gladys Martinez, Casey E. Copen, and Joyce C. Abma, National Center for Health Statistics, Vital Health Stat 23(31). 2011.

    This report provides data on sexual activity, contraceptive use, and experiences with childbearing of young women and men ages 15-19 in the United States between 2006-2010. The purpose of the report is to chart trends in these categories using data from t ...

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

  5. When "No" Means "Yes" and "Yes" Means Harm: HIV Risk, Consent and Sadomasochism Case Law, Annette Houlihan, Law & Sexuality: A Review of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Legal Issues (2011)

    This article discusses the criminalization in England of same-sex, sadomasochistic (s and m) behavior. The author also explores how violence and HIV are readily associated with homosexual, but not heterosexual, s and m behavior, as well as the court' ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 6/28/2017 12:46pm

  6. Right to Health Litigation and HIV/AIDS Policy, Benjamin Mason Meier and Alicia Ely Yamin, 39 J.L. MED. AND ETHICS s1 (2011)

    This article outlines the developing interaction between human rights litigation and HIV/AIDS policy. Specifically, the authors discuss the progression in different countries of using litigation to further individual health needs and to hold governments a ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 10/29/2018 3:36pm

  7. Master of Public Health Research Project: Unmarried Women in Ghana, Africa: Predictors of Condom Use- An Analysis of the 2008 Ghana Demographic and Health Survey/Questionnaire Database, Emilie Hill, May 2010.

    This research project evaluates data from Ghana's 2008 Demographic and Health Survey to predict condom use at last sexual encounter among unmarried women and concludes in part that education, not threat of violence, is the most significant indicator ...

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

  8. A Public Health Approach to Advancing Sexual Health in the United States: Rationale and Options for Implementation, Final Meeting Report, National Center for HIV/AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, CDC, 2011

    In April 2010, the CDC convened 67 experts from the field of sexual health to develop a public health approach to advancing sexual health in the United States. This report provides an overview of the expert meeting, which underscored the importance of est ...

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

  9. Addressing Social Drivers of HIV/AIDS for the Long-term Response: Conceptual and Methodological Considerations. Judith D. Auerbach et al., Global Pub. Health, 1-17 (2011).

    This article proposes a shift in HIV prevention and intervention strategy from focusing on immediate, individual care to developing a more comprehensive and long-term response. The authors argue that the current dominant model for HIV prevention relies on ...

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

  10. HIV/AIDS AT 30: A PUBLIC OPINION PERSPECTIVE, Kaiser Family Foundation (2011)

    The Kaiser Family Foundation released a national survey report on public opinion towards HIV/AIDS to mark the 30th year of the epidemic. The survey report findings include a declining sense of urgency regarding HIV/AIDS (only 7% of Americans think of HIV ...

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

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