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  1. Journal Raises Concerns about HIV Prosecutions, Dyana Bagby, Southern Voice

    This news report summarizes research, published in 2005 in an online sexuality research journal, that raises concerns about continuing criminal prosecutions of people living with HIV and the creation of “AIDS criminals.” This research on the impact of cri ...

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

  2. Criminal Law, Public Health, and HIV Transmission: A Policy Options Paper, UNAIDS

    This paper, drafted in 2002 for UNAIDS by Richard Elliott of the Canadian HIV/AIDS Legal Network, is a well organized and useful document that describes the various policy considerations involved in legislating criminalization of HIV, and includes multipl ...

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

  3. A Human Rights-Based Commentary on UNAIDS Guidance: HIV & Sex Work, Canadian HIV/AIDS Legal Network (2007)

    This commentary, published by the Canadian HIV/AIDS Legal Network and endorsed by more than 40 organizations around the world, including the Center for HIV Law and Policy, is a comprehensive, excellent critique the the April 2007 UNAIDS Guidane Note on HI ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 4/10/2018 6:35pm

  4. Cases and Resources on Criminal HIV Exposure/Transmission, Lambda Legal and The Center for HIV Law & Policy (2002)

    This non-exhaustive list compiles citations of helpful opinions and scholarly journal articles on the criminalization of HIV transmission. Cases include ones that consider the constitutional ramifications of criminalization statutes as well as military ca ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 12/5/2017 5:01pm

  5. State v. Jones, 3 P.3d 142 (N.M. Ct. App. 2000)

    The New Mexico Court of Appeals found that spitting and throwing other bodily fluids at a police officer or corrections officer could meet the definition of battery as described in the statute at issue. However, absent a showing of actual injury on the pa ...

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

  6. State v. Bird, Amicus Brief, Supreme Court of Ohio, Lambda Legal

    Lambda Legal submitted this amicus brief on behalf of an HIV-positive defendant in an appeal of a criminal conviction for assault with a deadly weapon for spitting in a police officer's face. The brief argues that the defendant should not have been c ...

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

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