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  1. HIV and the Law: Risks, Rights & Health, excerpt of Chapter 2, Punishing Vulnerability: Criminalization of HIV Transmission, Exposure and Non-Disclosure, Global Commission on HIV and the Law (2012)

    Global Commission.jpg Source: UNAIDS/D. Kim/Korea This excerpt from the July 2012 report Global Commission on HIV and the Law: Rights, Risks and Health gives an overview of international trends in HIV criminalization.  It gives specific examples of laws i ...

    admin - 8/28/2019 4:42pm

  2. Joint PACHA and CHAC Guiding Principles for Safe and Voluntary Disclosure of HIV Status, HIV Disclosure Summit (2012)

      The 2010 White House National HIV/AIDS Strategy (NHAS) established a new vision for our response to the HIV/AIDS crisis in the United States (US)—a response that turns the US into a place where new HIV infections are rare and every person living with HI ...

    admin - 8/7/2014 12:33pm

  3. HIV and the Law: Risk, Rights & Health UNDP, The Global Commission on HIV and the Law

    The final report of the Global Commission on HIV and the Law, representing 18 months of investigation, convenings, comment solicitation and review of the scientific literature, addresses the role of the law around the globe in both protecting and punishin ...

    admin - 6/15/2020 4:10pm

  4. Nondisclosure Prosecutions and HIV Prevention: Results From an Ottawa-Based Gay Men’s Sex Survey, Patrick O’Byrne, Alyssa Bryan, Cory Woodyatt, Journal of the Association of Nurses in AIDS Care (2012)

    This study examines the validity of the Supreme Court of Canada's claim that criminal prosecution of nondisclosure of HIV status would not undermine HIV prevention. In fact, the study found that "nondisclosure prosecutions likely undermine HIV p ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 10/8/2013 5:30pm

  5. State v. Hogg, M2012-00303-CCA-R3CD, 2013 WL 1619392 (Tenn. Crim. App. 2013)

    In this appeal, the Court of Criminal Appeals of Tennessee at Nashville upheld the conviction and sentence of an HIV positive man found guilty of 11 counts of especially aggravated sexual exploitation of a minor, nine counts of criminal exposure to HIV, n ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 10/7/2013 4:29pm

  6. State v. Rick, Amicus Brief, Minnesota Supreme Court, American Civil Liberties Union, The Center for HIV Law and Policy, Lambda Legal, OutFront Minnesota (2013)

    The American Civil Liberties Union, The Center for HIV Law and Policy, Lambda Legal, and OutFront Minnesota filed this amicus brief in support of the defendant, Daniel Rick, whose felony conviction under Minnesota's knowing-transfer-of-communicable-d ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 7/8/2013 3:07pm

  7. Charges for Criminal Exposure to HIV and Aggravated Prostitution Filed in the Nashville, Tennessee Prosecutorial Region 2000-2010, Carol L. Galletly and Zita Lazzarini, AIDS and Behavior (2013)

    This journal article reviews data on arrests for HIV-specific crimes in the Nashville, Tennessee prosecutorial region from 2000 to 2010. These crimes include class C felonies of criminal exposure of another to HIV or hepatitis B or C, and aggravated prost ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 6/15/2017 11:57am

  8. Controlling Sex in the Name of “Public Health”: Social Control and Michigan HIV Law, Trevor Hoppe, Social Problems (2013).

    This article examines the practices of Michigan health officials in investigating "health threat to others" cases that may be in violation of the state's HIV criminalization statutes. "Health threat" laws refer to a set of laws en ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 10/29/2013 12:40pm

  9. Mass Incarceration, Housing Instability and HIV/AIDS: Research Findings and Policy Recommendations, Ginny Shubert, National Minority AIDS Council (NMAC) and Housing Works (2013)

    This report provides a review of the literature on the overlapping epidemics of mass incarceration and HIV/AIDS concentrated among poor communities of color, and the role that housing instability plays in exacerbating both. After exploring the interconnec ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 2/14/2020 3:13pm

  10. The Positive Justice Project: Organizational Members (2013)

    The following are organizations that have joined the Positive Justice Project.  Because a number of PJP's individual members are current targets of HIV-related prosecutions, are not publicly-identified as HIV-positive, or have other reasons for not b ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 6/15/2017 12:00pm

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