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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. Questions and Answers: The Americans with Disabilities Act and Person with HIV/AIDS, U.S. Department of Justice, Civil Rights Division (June 2012)

    This series of questions and answers from the U.S. Department of Justice re-confirms that people with HIV or AIDS are protected under the Americans with Disabilities Act. The ADA protects persons who are discriminated against on the basis of their HIV sta ...

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

  5. 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

  6. Letter from Representative Hansen Clarke Endorsing PJP Consensus Statement Against HIV Criminalization in the United States (2012)

    U.S. Representative Hansen Clarke, of Michigan's 13th District, issued a statement pledging his support to ending HIV criminalization. In the statement, he thanked the Positive Justice Project for its hard work on criminalization and endorsed the PJP ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 6/15/2017 12:19pm

  7. PJP Consensus Statement Press Release (2012)

     Press release on the issuing of joint statement by the Positive Justice Project. Files PressRelease_PJPConsensusStatement.pdf 59.77 KB ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 6/15/2017 12:19pm

  8. Positive Justice Project Consensus Statement on the Criminalization of HIV in the United States, Positive Justice Project/Center for HIV Law and Policy (2012)

    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) - 2/26/2018 11:55am

  9. Letter to U.S. Attorney General from U.S. Congress Members Demanding Review of Laws Involving HIV/AIDS Criminalization (2012)

    Thirty-six members of the United States Congress signed a letter addressed to United States Attorney General Eric Holder expressing their concern that "current state and federal laws lag far behind scientific discoveries in the fight against HIV/AIDS ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 6/15/2017 12:21pm

  10. International Guidelines on HIV/AIDS and Human Rights, U.N.Doc HR/06/9

    A revised and consolidated version of the original guidelines published in 1996, the purpose of the Guidelines is "to assist States in creating a positive, rights-based response to HIV that is effective in reducing the transmission and impact of HIV ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 6/15/2020 4:41pm

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