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  1. Moving Beyond Biomedicalization in the HIV Response: Implications for Community Involvement and Community Leadership Among Men who have Sex with Men and Transgender People, Peter Aggleton & Richard Parker, American Journal of Public Health (2015)

    Despite biomedical advances in the fight against HIV, Aggleton and Parker argue, many socially excluded groups continue to face disproportionately high transmission rates, as well as stigma, discrimination, and violence. They see this failure as a result ...

    admin - 10/13/2015 1:21pm

  2. City of San Francisco v. Sheehan, Amicus Brief, U.S. Supreme Court, American Civil Liberties Union, et al, (2015)

    This is one of two amicus briefs submitted to the U.S. Supreme Court on behalf of several disability rights and mental health advocacy organizations in the case San Francisco v. Sheehan. The central issue in San Francisco v. Sheehan is how the Americans wi ...

    admin - 10/22/2015 11:12am

  3. In Harm’s Way: State Response to Sex Workers, Drug Users, and HIV in New Orleans, Human Rights Watch, 2013

    This report, released in December 2013, is based on research conducted between February and September of that year in New Orleans, Louisiana, a city with the second highest rate of HIV infection in the United States and the fourth highest rate of AIDS amon ...

    admin - 3/10/2020 6:06pm

  4. Health Reform Issue Brief: Immigrants and the Affordable Care Act, National Alliance of State and Territorial AIDS Directors (NASTAD)

    The National Alliance of State and Territorial AIDS Directors (NASTAD) represents state health agency staff with programmatic responsibility for administering government-funded HIV health care and services. With capacity building as one of its organizatio ...

    admin - 6/10/2020 5:24pm

  5. Global Report: Good Practice in Sex Worker-Led HIV Programming, Global Network of Sex Work Projects (2013)

    The Global Network of Sex Work Projects (NSWP) empowers and advocates for sex workers’ rights to health and social services, freedom from abuse and discrimination, and self-determination. This report summarizes 20 case studies, where NSWP highlights effec ...

    admin - 8/27/2014 1:12pm

  6. HIV and Sex Workers, The Lancet (2014)

    At the 20th International AIDS Conference in Melbourne, Australia, in July, 2014 advocates issued a call for the decriminalization of sex work as a means of reduce the spread of HIV. In conjunction with that call, The Lancet, a weekly peer-reviewed general ...

    admin - 3/10/2020 6:25pm

  7. The Gap Report, Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS) (2014)

    UN Report Calls Criminalization a Major Obstacle to the Prevention and Treatment of HIV ...

    admin - 6/10/2020 5:52pm

  8. Matter of Anthony (Board of Immigration Appeals 2014): Brief of The Center for HIV Law and Policy, Lambda Legal and Immigration Equality

    The Center for HIV Law and Policy joined with Lambda Legal and Immigration Equality in filing this friend-of-the-court brief in Matter of Anthony (a pseudonym) seeking to reverse an Immigration Judge’s (IJ) decision denying immigration protection and relie ...

    admin - 5/14/2020 5:17pm

  9. Doe v. Holder, No. 13-72682 (9th Circuit filed May 15, 2014)

    The Center for HIV Law and Policy joined with LGBT/HIV, immigration, and disability rights advocates to file a friend-of-the-court (amicus) brief supporting asylum protection and relief for Mr. Doe*, a gay Latino immigrant living with HIV who would face p ...

    admin - 6/10/2020 6:02pm

  10. 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

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