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  1. Less Encouraging Lessons from the Front Lines: Barriers to Implementation of an Emergency Department-Based HIV Screening Program, B.Mumma and B.Suffoletto, Annals of Emergency Medicine (2011)

    This study outlines results from a pilot program to integrate HIV screening into emergency department care. The authors encountered significant barriers to the screening program and, in this paper, make recommendations to address those barriers. The pilot ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 6/6/2018 3:52pm

  2. California Public Benefits Issues for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Clients: A Guide for Attorneys and Advocates, (Nat’l Ctr. for Lesbian Rights, San Francisco, Cal. and Legal Services of N. Cal., Sacramento, Cal.), Aug. 14, 2011

    Prepared by the National Center Lesbian Rights and Legal Services of Northern California, this guide provides an overview and study of California and federal law for attorneys and advocates who are assisting LGBT clients with public benefits issues in Cal ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 4/6/2018 4:21pm

  3. Carmona v. Connelly, 2011 WL 2748694 (S.D.N.Y. July 13, 2011)

    This opinion denies a writ of habeas corpus for Jose Carmona, who was previously convicted of reckless endangerment and disorderly conduct after he spit at a police officer during a DWI-related altercation and allegedly stated that he had AIDS and that th ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 1/29/2014 4:05pm

  4. HIV Criminalization: Are You At Risk?, Palm Card, Positive Justice Project (2011)

    This palm card, published by the Positive Justice Project, provides information about HIV criminalization, ways to protect oneself from arrest, and what to do if one is arrested.  If you would like to receive the printed palm cards for distribution to you ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 10/23/2013 4:53pm

  5. HPV Vaccination to Prevent HIV Infection: Time for Randomized Controlled Trials. Maarten F. Schim van der Loeff, MD, PhD et al. SEXUALLY TRANSMITTED DISEASES, Volume 38, Number 7, July 2011

    This article argues for randomized controlled trials that test the use of human papilloma virus (HPV) vaccines as an intervention to prevent HIV infection. There are many studies showing that having certain sexually transmitted infections (STIs) increases ...

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

  6. Letter to PACHA regarding Inclusion of HIV Criminalization in Annual Letters, Center for HIV Law and Policy (Aug. 1, 2011)

    This letter, drafted by the Center for HIV Law and Policy and signed by many Positive Justice Project members, addresses the lack of language about HIV criminalization in the proposed letters from the Presidential Advisory Council on HIV/AIDS' (PACHA ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 6/28/2017 2:01pm

  7. Selected Policy Statements and Support for Decriminalization in the United States, Center for HIV Law and Policy (updated 2015)

    This document, a supplement to Transmission Routes, Viral Loads and Relative Risks: The Science of HIV for Lawyers and Advocates identifies particularly useful policy statements and law journal articles that support arguments against HIV criminalization. ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 7/27/2019 3:49pm

  8. Transmission Routes, Viral Loads and Relative Risks: The Science of HIV for Lawyers and Advocates, Center for HIV Law and Policy (2011)

    This document summarizes key scientific sources and selected quotations on the nature of HIV in ways that are accessible and useful for legal briefs and other advocacy work. The publication includes sections on HIV as a chronic disease, HIV as an impairme ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 6/28/2017 2:04pm

  9. Alliance for Open Society Int'l v. United States Agency for Int'l Development, No. 08-4917(2d Cir. 2011)

    In a 2-1 decision, the U.S. 2nd Circuit Court of Appeals struck down a provision of the U.S. Leadership Against HIV/AIDS, Tuberculosis, and Malaria Act of 2003 ("Leadership Act") that required U.S. organizations to explicitly oppose sex work if ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 6/27/2020 4:16pm

  10. Know Your Rights: The Prison Litigation Reform Act, American Civil Liberties Union (2011)

    This legal guide to the 1996 Prison Litigation Reform Act (PLRA), updated in 2011, outlines the obstacles the Act can pose to prisoners seeking to file federal lawsuits, and strategies to help overcome those obstacles. The PLRA imposed several requirement ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 11/22/2017 10:59am