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  1. A Resolution Opposing Discrimination and Criminalization Based on HIV Seropositivity, H-20.914, American Medical Association (2014)

    At its 2014 annual meeting the American Medical Association (AMA) House of Delegates, the principal policy-making body of the AMA, adopted this resolution condemning discrimination based on HIV status, including mandatory discharge from the military based ...

    admin - 10/22/2015 11:36am

  2. HIV Criminalization Laws and Policies Promote Discrimination and Must be Reformed, Position Statement, Association of Nurses in AIDS Care (ANAC), 2014

    HIV Criminalization Laws and Policies Promote Discrimination and Must be Reformed is a position paper prepared by the Association of Nurses in AIDS Care (ANAC) that outlines a strong position against the criminalization of HIV status and calls for the refo ...

    admin - 10/22/2015 11:23am

  3. Canadian Consensus Statement on HIV and its Transmission in the Context of Criminal Law, Mona Loutfy, Mark Tyndall, Jean-Guy Baril, Julio SG Montaner, Rupert Kaul, Catherine Hankins (2014)

    The Canadian Consensus Statement on HIV and its Transmission in the Context of Criminal Law represents the consensus expert opin­ion of dozens of leading Canadian HIV physicians and medical researchers, regarding the possibility of HIV transmission in vari ...

    admin - 8/28/2019 2:57pm

  4. Collection of Statements from Leading Organizations Urging an End to the Criminalization of HIV and Other Diseases, Compiled by The Center for HIV Law and Policy (2014)

    These statements call for an end to the use of the criminal law to target the conduct of people living with HIV and other diseases, and reflect the growing consensus among medical experts, public health officials, and policy makers that criminalization of ...

    admin - 9/5/2019 4:10pm

  5. Statement on the National HIV/AIDS Strategy for the United States: Updated to 2020, The Center for HIV Law and Policy (2015)

    This statement addresses 1) broad public ignorance about HIV, STIs and identities associated with stigmatized diseases; 2) the criminalization of HIV; 3) HIV related discrimination in criminal justice and immigration detention facilities, and in the milita ...

    admin - 1/28/2020 5:29pm

  6. HIVMA Urges Repeal of HIV-Specific Criminal Statutes, The HIV Medicine Association (2012)

    This is a statement issued by the HIV Medicine Association (HIVMA) on the urgent need to address and repeal HIV-specific criminalization statutes. The statement highlights the detrimental effects of HIV-specific criminalization and offers a statement of s ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 3/29/2020 8:32am

  7. Leading HIV Provider Groups Issue Joint Statement Expressing Concern for Imprisoned Nurse in Uganda, Association of Nurses in AIDS Care, HIV Medicine Association, and International AIDS Society (2014)

    On February 25th, the Association of Nurses in AIDS Care (ANAC), the HIV Medicine Association (HIVMA), and the International AIDS Society (IAS), all organizations of health care professionals caring for people living with HIV, issued a joint statement exp ...

    admin - 6/10/2020 6:10pm

  8. Guiding Principles for Eliminating Disease-Specific Criminal Laws, Positive Justice Project Steering Committee (2015)

    This collaborative document from the Positive Justice Project informs the reform of HIV criminal laws across the country. HIV and other infectious diseases should not be excluded from established norms requiring proof of intent to harm for conviction. ...

    admin - 7/9/2020 1:54pm

  9. Positive Justice Project Consensus Statement on the Criminalization of HIV in the United States, Positive Justice Project/Center for HIV Law and Policy (Updated 2017)

    Released by the Positive Justice Project (PJP) in July 2012, this is the first national consensus statement on HIV criminalization. This Positive Justice Project (PJP) statement, endorsed by hundreds of organizations and individuals affected by HIV across ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 7/17/2020 10:44am

  10. Consensus Statement on HIV "Treatment as Prevention" in Criminal Law Reform, The Center for HIV Law and Policy et al. (2017)

    The Consensus Statement on HIV "Treatment as Prevention" in Criminal Law Reform was collaboratively created to serve as an important new resource in efforts to modernize HIV criminal laws, particularly for state advocates. ...

    admin - 6/17/2021 9:21am

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