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  1. 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

  2. The War on Drugs and HIV/AIDS: How the Criminalization of Drug Use Fuels the Global Pandemic, Report of the Global Commission on Drug Policy (June 2012)

    This report asserts that drug law enforcement practices prevent drug users from taking advantage of public health services and effectively increase their vulnerability to HIV risk. These law enforcement practices include creating fear of arrest, restricti ...

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

  3. Rhoades v. State of Iowa, Amicus Brief, Supreme Court of Iowa, National Alliance of State and Territorial AIDS Directors, The Center for HIV Law and Policy, HIV Law Project (2012)

    National Alliance of State and Territorial AIDS Directors, The Center for HIV Law and Policy, and HIV Law Project submitted this amicus brief in support of Nick Rhoades in his appeal of the denial of his petition for post-conviction relief. After a one-ti ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 6/15/2017 12:23pm

  4. Congressional Black Caucus Newsletter, June 25, 2012.

    Congresswoman Barbara Lee (D-CA) continues to address HIV-related stigma and discrimination in the Congressional Black Caucus (CBC) June 2012 newsletter, which highlights HIV criminalization. Congresswoman Lee underscores the need to change laws that spec ...

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

  5. People v. Plunkett, 971 N.E.2d 363 (N.Y. 2012)

    This decision from the New York Court of Appeals vacated the conviction for aggravated assault of David Plunkett, and remanded his case for resentencing. Plunkett is an HIV-positive man sentenced to 10 years in prison for aggravated assault after biting a ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 6/28/2017 12:06pm

  6. Prosecuting HIV Nondisclosure, Iowa Public Radio (February 9, 2012)

    This is a link to a February 2012 Iowa Public Radio audio news story on Iowa's HIV-specific law, which criminalizes HIV "exposure" and nondisclosure of one's HIV status. The story features Donald Bogardus, an HIV-positive Iowan who fac ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 6/28/2017 12:13pm

  7. Chart: Comparative Sentencing on HIV Criminalization in the United States, Center for HIV Law and Policy (2012)

    The following chart compares the sentencing schemes for representative HIV exposure, non-disclosure, and/or transmission laws in the United States with laws punishing drinking and driving, reckless endangerment of others, and vehicular homicide. In compar ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 6/28/2017 12:14pm

  8. Sexual Transmission or Exposure to Infection- Prosecution Policy, Crown Office and Procurator Fiscal Service of Scotland, (May 1, 2012)

    This prosecutorial policy was issued by the Crown Office and Procurator Fiscal Service (COPFS) of Scotland to provide guidance on prosecutions for intentional or reckless sexual transmission of, or exposure to, sexually transmitted infections (STIs). The ...

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