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  1. The Potential for State Attorneys General to Promote the Public’s Health: Theory, Evidence, and Practice, Lainie Rutkow, Stephen Teret, Saint Louis University Public Law Review (2010)

    This article makes the case that State Attorneys General (SAG) have considerable legal powers to protect the public's health, yet their role in the development of health policy is often under-appreciated or misunderstood. The authors assess typical p ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 6/14/2017 11:17am

  2. Letter to HUD Secretary Shaun Donovan Requesting Clarifying Guidance on Public Housing Access and Eviction Procedures for Persons With Criminal Records, National People's Action (2010)

    In this letter (released in October 2010) to Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Secretary Shaun Donovan, National People's Action and affiliate organizations that include the NYC AIDS Housing Network (NYCAHN) lay out a set of specific recommendation ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 11/14/2017 5:55pm

  3. Lynn Paltrow and Katherine Jack, Pregnant Women, Junk Science, and Zealous Defense, 34 The Champion 30 (May 2010)

    This journal article discusses the politicization and criminalization of reproduction, specifically the criminal prosecutions of drug use by pregnant women. Some of the prosecutions that women have faced include criminal child endangerment, attempted murd ...

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

  4. Employment Rights of People Living with HIV/AIDS: A Primer, The Center for HIV Law and Policy (2010)

    The Center for HIV Law and Policy prepared this basic guide for advocates on the legal and human rights protections for people living with HIV and AIDS in the United States. The primer outlines the state and federal laws that prohibit employment discrimin ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 12/18/2017 6:17pm

  5. Comments to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, Department of Health and Human Services, Proposed Interim Final Rule 45 CFR part 152, Pre-Existing Condition Insurance Plan Program, HIV Law Project and World PWN (2010)

    On September 29, 2010, CHLP joined primary drafters HIV Law Project and WORLD/PWN in comments to the Department of Health and Human Services' Center for Medicare and Medicad Services on a proposed rule to define the terms of a new Pre-Existing Condit ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 5/15/2018 3:42pm

  6. Whether the Criminal Provisions of the Violence Against Women Act Apply to Otherwise Covered Conduct When the Offender and Victim Are the Same Sex, Memorandum Opinion for the Acting Deputy Attorney General (April 2010)

    This memo, from the Acting Deputy Attorney General, David Barron, of the U.S. Department of Justice's Office of Legal Counsel specifically addresses the amendments made to the Violence Against Women Act ("VAWA") in 2006 and clarifies the fu ...

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

  7. Letter to Eliminate Title V funding for the abstinence-only-until-marriage program for Fiscal Year 2012

    This letter is a call from local, state, and national HIV and adolescent sexual health organizations to eliminate funding for the Title V abstinence-only-until-marriage program in FY2012. The letter was sent to Acting Director Zients of the Office of Mana ...

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

  8. A Duty to Kiss and Tell? Examining the Uncomfortable Relationships Between Negligence and the Transmission of HPV, Timothy J. Hasken, 95 Iowa L. Rev. 985 (March 2010)

    While tort law has held individuals liable for negligently spreading certain communicable disease since the late 19th century, most recent civil cases in this area has been focused on HIV and, to a lesser extent, herpes. Despite the sometimes near-hysteri ...

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

  9. Adams v. Federal Bureau of Prisons, No. 09-10272 (D. Mass. June 7, 2010)

    In this decision, a federal district court judge (the trial judge) denied the Federal Bureau of Prison's (FBOP) motion to dismiss the complaint of a transgender prisoner, Vanessa Adams, seeking access to hormone therapy.  It is a district court decis ...

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

  10. Scientific Research on the Risk of the Sexual Transmission of HIV Infection and on HIV as a Chronic Manageable Infection, D. McLay, E. Mykhalovskiy, & G. Betteridge, in E. Mykhalovskiy, G. Betteridge, & D. McLay, HIV Non-Disclosure & the Criminal [...]

    This document is a chapter excerpted from a larger policy report on the criminalization of HIV non-disclosure in Ontario, Canada. Although it is part of a Canadian report on recommendations for changes in Canadian law and practice, this section relies on ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 9/21/2019 6:56pm

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