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  1. Issuance of a Visa and Authorization for Temporary Admission into the United States for Certain Nonimmigrant Aliens Infected with HIV; Final Rule, 73 F.R. 58023

    In 2008, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) amended its regulations under 8 C.F.R. § 212.4 regarding the issuance of temporary entry visas for certain people with HIV. Under 8 U.S.C. § 1182 and 42 C.F.R. § 34.2, people with HIV are considered ...

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

  2. EEOC v. Lee's Log Cabin, Inc., Amicus Brief on Rehearing Petition, Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals, ACLU (2008)

    The EEOC filed suit on behalf of an HIV-positive plaintiff who was denied a restaurant waitstaff position. In its initial complaint, the EEOC claimed that the hiring denial was based on the plaintiff’s HIV disease, which is an impairment that substantiall ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 1/15/2018 3:47pm

  3. Recommendations for Partner Services Programs for HIV Infection, Syphilis, Gonorrhea, and Chlamydial Infection, U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), (2008)

    These 2008 recommendations consolidate and replace the 1998 HIV Partner Counseling and Referral Services Guidance and the 2001 Program Operations Guidelines for STD Prevention, ostensibly to eliminate inconsistencies in how state programs manage partner n ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 9/21/2019 7:25pm

  4. ADA Amendments Act of 2008, Pub. L. No. 110-325, 110th Congress, Second Session

    According to the legislative findings, Congress passed the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) in 1990 to “provide a clear and comprehensive national mandate for the elimination of discrimination against individuals with disabilities.” The purpose of th ...

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

  5. EEOC v. Lee's Log Cabin, Inc., 546 F.3d 438 (7th Cir. 2008)

    In a 2-1 decision that flies in the face of both scientific evidence and common sense, the Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals has affirmed a District Court decision that relies on an erroneous distinction between HIV and AIDS as the basis for its reasoning. ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 3/31/2016 10:08am

  6. List of Conditions for Compassionate Allowances, U.S. Social Security Administration (SSA)

    According to the SSA web site, compassionate allowances are a way for SSA to quickly identify diseases and other medical conditions that are expected to qualify under the Listing of Impairments based on minimal objective medical information. Compassionate ...

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

  7. United States and The Massage Company (Los Angeles, CA), Settlement Agreement, U.S. Department of Justice

    In response to a complaint filed by an HIV-positive individual alleging that he was denied services by a massage therapy provider, the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) intervened and negotiated this settlement agreement. The complaint alleged that the pla ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 3/31/2016 10:09am

  8. Critical Civil Rights Issues for People Living with HIV/AIDS in the United States: A To Do List for the Next President's First 100 Days (2008)

    Normal 0 false false false MicrosoftInternetExplorer4 Since the beginning of the epidemic, people with HIV and their advocates have been calling on the President of the United States to take visible leadership in condemning discrimination and in supportin ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 4/25/2021 2:10pm