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  1. Constructing an “HIV-Killer”: HIV Non-Disclosure and the Techniques of Vilification, Erica R. Speakman, Deviant Behavior (2017)

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    admin - 8/16/2019 4:50pm

  2. Wilson v. State, 2017 Tex. App. LEXIS 5495 (Tex. App. June 15, 2017)

    In a case with significant negative repercussions for PLHIV charged with sexual offenses, a Texas court of appeals affirmed the conviction of a PLHIV for sexual assault of a child. HIV and AIDS, mentioned by the prosecution fifty-five times at trial, were ...

    admin - 10/25/2020 8:13am

  3. Davis v. State, 806 S.E.2d 3 (Ga. Ct. App. 2017)

    A Georgia court of appeals affirmed the conviction of a Georgia man living with HIV—under the state’s HIV “reckless conduct” law—for engaging in sexual conduct without notifying his sexual partner of his HIV status. The court rejected both of the defendan ...

    admin - 10/25/2020 8:24am

  4. State v. Boatright, 2017-Ohio-5794, 2017 Ohio App. LEXIS 2854 (July 12, 2017).

    The Court of Appeals of Ohio for the Ninth Appellate District, Summit County, affirmed the conviction of a man living with HIV after he engaged in sexual activity without disclosing his HIV status, ruling that the jury could have reasonably concluded 1) t ...

    admin - 1/31/2018 1:19pm

  5. Doe v. Jasper & Connecticut General Life Insurance Co., 2017 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 158808 (M.D. Fla., Sept. 27, 2017)

    The United States District Court for the Middle District of Florida held that it does not have jurisdiction to address a claim for improper disclosure of a person’s HIV status by his life insurance provider, instead remanding the question to a Florida sta ...

    admin - 12/20/2017 3:13pm

  6. State v. Batista, Slip Opinion No. 2017-Ohio-8304 (2017)

    The Supreme Court of Ohio rejected Orlando Batista’s constitutional challenges to the state’s HIV exposure law that criminalizes sexual conduct for PLHIV who know their status and do not disclose it to sexual partners prior to the sexual conduct. The Supr ...

    admin - 10/25/2020 8:18am

  7. RE: Policy Regarding Students with HIV, Sally Friedman, Legal Action Center (2017)

    This letter from the Legal Action Center to Long Island University addresses a discriminatory policy with respect to students living with HIV enrolled at the university’s Surgical Technology Certificate Program. It may provide guidance to people living wi ...

    admin - 10/12/2019 1:33pm

  8. Restoring Justice: A Blueprint for Ensuring Fairness, Safety, and Supportive Treatment of LGBT Youth in the Juvenile Justice System, Aisha C. Moodie-Mills and Christina Gilbert (2014)

    This report outlines the extraordinary need for enactment and implementation of laws and policies to protect the rights and safety of LGBTQ youth in juvenile detention. Among the reasons for this need, the report cites the overrepresentation of LGBTQ yout ...

    admin - 8/8/2020 6:27pm

  9. Settlement Agreement Between the U.S Department of Health and Human Services and St. Luke's Roosevelt Hospital Center, Inc., Under the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA) (May 2017)

    St. Luke’s- Roosevelt Hospital Center (“St. Luke’s”), located in New York City, entered into a Resolution Agreement, dated May 8, 2017 (the “ Agreement ”) with the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (“HHS”), to resolve potential violations of th ...

    admin - 9/6/2017 3:49pm