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  1. In re Avalos, 2019 WL 151549 (Jan. 10, 2019)

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  2. A Side-by-Side Comparison of the Proposed Bills to Reform Missouri’s HIV Criminal Laws, The Center for HIV Law and Policy (2019)

    A Side-by-Side Comparison of the Proposed Bills to Reform Missouri’s HIV Criminal Laws ...

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  3. Bracey v. Huntingdon County, 2018 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 119990 (M.D. Pa., July 19, 2018)

    In the latest iteration of a case that has gone to an appellate court and back, a U.S. District Judge in Pennsylvania has dismissed an inmate’s lawsuit alleging that his constitutional rights were violated when his blood was forcibly drawn to test for HIV ...

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  4. Enhancing Benefits or Increasing Harms: Community Responses for HIV Among Men Who Have Sex With Men, Transgender Women, Female Sex Workers, and People Who Inject Drugs, Baral et al., Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (2014)

    The authors evaluate studies from the past 15 years to determine the successes of community-level strategies to reduce HIV risk, and how prevention science should take these into account. This study shows that over time, social and epidemiological scienti ...

    admin - 7/19/2019 3:36pm

  5. Associations between sex work laws and sex workers’ health: A systematic review and meta-analysis of quantitative and qualitative studies, Lucy Platt et al., PLOS Medicine (2018)

    The authors reviewed 18 years of research into sex work, policing, health, and incarceration to asses the relationship between criminalization and health outcomes. Some of the authors’ key findings indicate that 1) over-policing is associated with an incr ...

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  6. Testimony Before the New York City Council’s Committee on Civil and Human Rights and Committee on Mental Health, Disabilities and Addiction, Catherine Hanssens, The Center for HIV Law and Policy (2018)

    CHLP_Logo small.jpg In December 2018, two committees of the New York City Council (the Committee on Civil and Human Rights and the Committee on Mental Health, Disabilities and Addiction) convened a public hearing on the negative mental health consequences ...

    admin - 12/19/2018 2:04pm

  7. Propes v. State, 815 S.E. 2d 571 (Ga. Ct. App. 2018)

    The Georgia Court of Appeals reversed the defendant’s conviction for reckless conduct after he had been sentenced to ten years in prison for having sex without prior disclosure of his status. The reversal was based on the State’s failure to present suffic ...

    admin - 12/13/2018 1:13pm

  8. Biometrics and public health surveillance in criminalized and key populations: policy, ethics, and human rights considerations, Matthew M Kavanagh et al., Lancet HIV (2018)

    Public health surveillance presents ethical dilemmas for public health advocates and community advocates alike. The data collected through public health surveillance, such as population-level information on disease prevalence and population size, contribu ...

    admin - 10/27/2019 5:51pm

  9. Map: An Overview of States Criminalizing Viral Hepatitis, The Center for HIV Law and Policy (updated July 2020)

    This United States map identifies states (1) with laws that criminalize viral hepatitis; (2) the type of hepatitis criminalized; and (3) the type of behavior that is criminalized. Additionally, we note those states with laws and/or enhancements specific t ...

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  10. Retention in HIV care during the 3 years following release from incarceration: a cohort study, Kelsey Loeliger et al., PLoS Medicine (2018)

    Retention in care for people living with HIV (PLHIV) post-incarceration remains a problem. In the state of Connecticut, fewer than half (41.5%) of PLHIV had sustained retention in care at three years post-release. This study included 1,904 PLHIV who were ...

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