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  1. State v. Davis, 2017-Ohio-733

    The Court of Appeals for the Seventh District of Ohio affirmed the sentence of a woman living with HIV (“the appellant”) who pled guilty to two counts of felonious assault after having sex with two men without disclosing her HIV status. The State sought f ...

    admin - 10/28/2018 9:33am

  2. Velasquez-Banegas v. Lynch, 2017 U.S. App. LEXIS 981 (7th Cir. Jan. 19, 2017)

    The United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit (the Court) vacated the decisions of an immigration judge (IJ) and the Board of Immigration Appeals (BIA), holding that their denial of Velasquez-Banegas’ (petitioner) application for asylum overl ...

    admin - 5/1/2017 11:03am

  3. Lopez v. Lynch, 810 F.3d 484 (7th Cir. 2016)

    The U.S. Court of Appeals for the 7th Circuit affirmed denial of asylum, withholding of removal, and Convention Against Torture (CAT) relief for an HIV-positive Mexican man. The Department of Homeland Security recommended Lopez, a Mexican citizen who has ...

    admin - 10/28/2018 10:28am

  4. Desai v. Attorney Gen. of U.S., 695 F.3d 267, 271 (3d Cir. 2012).

    This is a United States Court of Appeals, Third Circuit decision affirming the Board of Immigration Appeals (BIA) denial of an HIV-positive Indian man's request for reconsideration of his removability from the United States. Desai, an HIV-positive ci ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 6/15/2020 4:37pm

  5. Alliance for Open Society Int'l v. United States Agency for Int'l Development, No. 08-4917(2d Cir. 2011)

    In a 2-1 decision, the U.S. 2nd Circuit Court of Appeals struck down a provision of the U.S. Leadership Against HIV/AIDS, Tuberculosis, and Malaria Act of 2003 ("Leadership Act") that required U.S. organizations to explicitly oppose sex work if ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 6/27/2020 4:16pm

  6. DeShany v. Winnebago County Dept. of Social Servs., 498 U.S. 189 (1989)

    In 1984, four-year-old Joshua DeShaney became comatose and then profoundly retarded due to traumatic head injuries inflicted by his father, who physically beat him over a long period of time. The Winnebago County Department of Social Services took various ...

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

  7. Joel Truitt Management, Inc. v. District of Columbia Comm'n of Human Rights, 646 A.2d 1007 (D.C. 1994)

    The District of Columbia Court of Appeals affirmed a decision of the District of Columbia Commission on Human Rights that a landlord could not refuse to send repair workers into an apartment occupied by a person with AIDS for fear that they would contract ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 2/25/2020 3:21pm

  8. Alliance for Open Society International v. United States Agency for International Development, 430 F. Supp. 2d 222 (S.D.N.Y. May 08, 2006)

    In a case brought by the Brennan Center for Justice at NYU School of Law, two organizations (AOSI and Pathfinder International) that received funding under the United States Leadership Against HIV/AIDS, Tuberculosis, and Malaria Act of 2003 (the Leadershi ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 5/30/2020 12:41pm

  9. Jean-Pierre v. U.S. Attorney General, 500 F.3d 1315 (11th Cir. 2007)

    The following synopsis is condensed from New York Law School Professor Art Leonard’s excellent discussion on Leonard Link: http://newyorklawschool.typepad.com/leonardlink/. A Haitian man with AIDS who is subject to deportation from the U.S. because of his ...

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