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  1. HIV Criminalization in the United States: A Sourcebook on State and Federal HIV Criminal Law and Practice, The Center for HIV Law and Policy (updated May 2020)

    Updated May 2020! A resource for lawyers and community advocates outlining punitive laws, policies, and cases affecting PLHIV in all 50 states. It may be used as an aid for attorneys of PLHIV prosecuted for “HIV exposure” or non-disclosure of HIV status, a ...

    admin - 5/12/2020 9:30am

  2. Why Are We Putting People in Jail for Having HIV? A Grassroots Guide to HIV Criminalization: Facts, Foolishness, and Solutions, The Center for HIV Law and Policy and National Center for Lesbian Rights (2015)

    CHLP, in collaboration with the National Center for Lesbian Rights, has released this guide that explains the simple medical facts of HIV transmission and care, addresses the legal foolishness that discriminates against and imprisons people living with HIV ...

    admin - 11/24/2020 3:32pm

  3. IAPAC Guidelines for Optimizing HIV Care Continuum for Adults and Adolescents, International Association of Providers of AIDS Care (2015)

    The International Association of Providers of AIDS Care (IAPAC) published its Guidelines for Optimizing HIV Care Continuum for Adults and Adolescents earlier this month. The guidelines, representing IAPAC’s efforts to close the gaps along the HIV care con ...

    admin - 5/10/2020 11:28am

  4. Legal Guide for the Seriously Ill: Seven Key Steps to Get Your Affairs in Order, American Bar Association Commission on Law and Aging for the National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization (2009)

    This guide provides information on several steps to consider for people facing serious illness or injury. ...

    admin - 1/7/2020 4:50pm

  5. 15 Ways HIV Criminalization Laws Harm Us All, Lambda Legal (2013)

    This pamphlet focuses on HIV criminalization laws as lacking adequate scientific and medical evidence. It outlines 15 ways these laws harm public health, result in unjust prosecutions, and serve primarily to stigmatize and oppress people with HIV. Lambda ...

    admin - 7/14/2014 11:21am

  6. Criminal Records and Employment: Protecting Yourself From Discrimination, Legal Action Center (2013)

    This booklet discusses an individual’s rights under New York State law regarding criminal records and employment. The booklet details, among other things, what employers may ask about an individual’s criminal record, how an individual should describe thei ...

    admin - 6/6/2014 1:31pm

  7. Criminal Records and Employment: Protecting Yourself from Discrimination, Legal Action Center (2013)

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    admin - 3/27/2014 10:41am

  8. Moving to New York State? A Reference Guide for Relocation for Registered Sex Offenders, The Center for HIV Law and Policy (2014)

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    admin - 9/12/2017 1:45pm

  9. Guidance for a Legal Advocate Representing an HIV-Positive Client in a Criminal Exposure Case, The Center for HIV Law and Policy (2012)

    A basic checklist to guide legal advocates representing an HIV-positive client in a criminal HIV exposure case. Although the elements of criminal HIV exposure statutes vary by jurisdiction, this checklist helps legal advocates identify the elements of the ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 10/17/2017 1:08pm

  10. 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

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