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  1. HIV Testing: Pregnant Women and Newborns, HIV Law Project (2009)

    In an effort to influence the national debate regarding the testing of pregnant women and newborns for HIV, the HIV Law Project drafted this report to explain why the current trend toward opt-out testing is neither effective for preventing mother-to-child ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 10/18/2018 4:36pm

  2. Martinez v. Astrue, Motion for Summary Adjudication, U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California (2009)

    This is a motion for summary adjudication in a class action  that challenged the Social Security Administration’s (SSA) application of the “fugitive felon” statute, the provisions of which prohibit the payment of certain public benefits, including Supplem ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 3/14/2018 6:14pm

  3. Doe v. Rice, Complaint, U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia, ACLU Foundation (2009)

    Alleging violations of the Americans with Disabilities Act and the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the ACLU filed this complaint on behalf of an HIV-positive civilian (and former member of the U.S. Army) against the U.S. State Department when he was denied em ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 1/6/2018 12:51pm

  4. Rose v. Cahee, Complaint, U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Wisconsin, Lambda Legal and AIDS Resource Center of Wisconsin

    An HIV-positive woman who was denied needed surgery on the basis of her HIV status filed this complaint against the medical provider, alleging violations of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), Rehabilitation Act of 1973, and various state laws. The ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 3/31/2016 10:07am

  5. In re Brad Levenson (9th Cir. filed Feb. 2, 2009)

    In this unpublished opinion, the Ninth Circuit found that a federal employee's same-sex spouse was entitled to the employee's health benefits, notwithstanding the provisions of the federal Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA). When the employee sought ...

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

  6. EEOC v. Lee's Log Cabin, Inc., No. 06-3278, 2009 WL 222960 (7th Cir. Feb. 2, 2009)

    This full-panel opinion explains its denial of a petition for rehearing of a case decided in October 2008. The federal trial and appellate courts had found for the defendant in a case involving HIV-related employment discrimination, basing its ruling on a ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 3/31/2016 10:07am

  7. Jenkins v. National Board of Medical Examiners, No. 08-5371 (6th Cir. Feb. 11, 2009)

    In this unreported decision, the Sixth Circuit found that the ADA Amendments Act of 2008 (ADAAA) applies retroactively to a case seeking prospective relief that had been pending on appeal when the Act was passed. This is significant because it is the firs ...

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

  8. Homophobia and HIV Among Gay and Bisexual men in the U.S., Sean Cahill, Gay Men's Health Crisis (2009)

    This slide presentation demonstrates the need for HIV prevention efforts to fight homophobia and stigma as a contributing factor to rising HIV rates among gay and bisexual American men. It details the rising rates of HIV and syphilis among men who have se ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 4/10/2018 5:57pm

  9. Comments on Veterans Affairs Proposed Rule-- RIN 2900-AN20, Elimination of Requirements for Prior Signature Consent and Pre- and Post-Test Counseling for HIV Testing (2009)

    These comments on the December 2008 Department of Veterans Affairs’ Proposed Rule amending HIV testing patient protections were submitted on behalf of Lambda Legal, the American Civil Liberties Union, the Center for HIV Law and Policy, and the AIDS Founda ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 10/29/2018 4:24pm

  10. United States v. Wales West, LLC, Complaint, U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Alabama, U.S. Department of Justice

    The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) filed this complaint on behalf of a family that was denied services at a campground in violation of title III of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). The complaint alleges that the campground manager barred the f ...

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

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