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  1. Bragdon v. Abbott, 524 U.S. 624 (1998) (majority opinion)

    Sidney Abbott, who is HIV-positive, sought dental care (filling a cavity) from Randon Bragdon, a dentist in Maine. After Abbott disclosed her HIV status on a registration form, Bragdon refused to treat her in his office, instead offering to treat her at a ...

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

  2. Bragdon v. Abbott, 524 U.S. 624 (1998) (Stevens, J., concurring)

    The Supreme Court, faced with a charge of discrimination against a dentist who refused to fill a cavity for an HIV-positive patient, found that HIV is an impairment under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and that discrimination on the basis of HI ...

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

  3. Bragdon v. Abbott, 524 U.S. 624 (1998) (Rehnquist, J., dissenting)

    The Supreme Court, faced with a charge of discrimination against a dentist who refused to fill a cavity for an HIV-positive patient, found that HIV is an impairment under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and that discrimination on the basis of HI ...

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

  4. Bragdon v. Abbott, 524 U.S. 624 (1998) (O'Connor, J., concurring in part and dissenting in part)

    The Supreme Court, faced with a charge of discrimination against a dentist who refused to fill a cavity for an HIV-positive patient, found that HIV is an impairment under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and that discrimination on the basis of HI ...

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

  5. Bragdon v. Abbott, 524 U.S. 624 (1998) (Ginsburg, J., concurring)

    The Supreme Court, faced with a charge of discrimination against a dentist who refused to fill a cavity for an HIV-positive patient, found that HIV is an impairment under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and that discrimination on the basis of HI ...

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

  6. Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities and Optional Protocol, U.N. Doc. A/61/611 (2008)

    This recent convention reaffirms and seeks to enforce established rights for those with disabilities.  Articles of the convention that are particularly relevant to HIV/AIDS issues cover: recognition of equality and prohibition of discrimination (Article 5 ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 9/29/2020 3:32pm