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  1. Statement on End of Abstinence-Only Program Funding, Commissioner Richard F. Daines, New York State Department of Health

    On September 20, 2007, New York State Department of Health Commissioner Richard Daines announced that New York would no longer accept federal abstinence-only-until-marriage funding. Since 1998, New York has received $3.5 million a year for abstinence-only ...

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

  2. Reproductive Rights Project, Financing Ignorance: A Report on Abstinence-Only-Until-Marriage Funding in New York, New York Civil Liberties Union (2007)

    This report assesses the result of an extensive study of the abstinence-only-until-marriage programs In New York that received federal funding through 2006. Since1998, New York has received $3.5 million a year for abstinence-only education, and the state ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 4/25/2021 5:21pm

  3. Comparison of Patient Comprehension of Rapid HIV Pre-Test Fundamentals by Information Delivery Format in an Emergency Department Setting, Roland C. Merchant et al., 7 BMC Public Health 238 (2007)

    This paper discusses the results of two trials conducted in emergency rooms to compare patient comprehension of rapid HIV pre-test information using different methods to deliver this information. In one trial, patients received either no pre-test informat ...

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

  4. Statement and Recommendations on Scaling Up HIV Testing and Counselling, UNAIDS Reference Group on HIV and Human Rights

    This statement reinforces the principle that HIV testing and counseling must be implemented in ways that maximize benefits to individuals and public health while respecting, protecting, and fulfilling human rights obligations. The statement was issued by ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 10/12/2020 5:36pm

  5. A Human Rights-Based Commentary on UNAIDS Guidance: HIV & Sex Work, Canadian HIV/AIDS Legal Network (2007)

    This commentary, published by the Canadian HIV/AIDS Legal Network and endorsed by more than 40 organizations around the world, including the Center for HIV Law and Policy, is a comprehensive, excellent critique the the April 2007 UNAIDS Guidane Note on HI ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 7/10/2020 5:41pm

  6. An Act to Amend Section 1644.5 of the Health and Safety Code, Relating to Public Health, S.B. 443, California Senate

    This bill, subsequently passed by the Senate and signed by the Governor on September 11, 2007, allows HIV-positive men to have their sperm washed and used for fertility treatments. The bill allows the washed sperm to be used in artificial insemination and ...

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

  7. HIV Denial in the Internet Era, Tara C. Smith & Steven P. Novella, 4 Plos Medicine 1312 (2007)

    This article by an epidemiologist and a neurologist briefly summarizes some of the core features of HIV denialism. The authors emphasize the role of the Internet in disseminating pseudoscientific views and distorting the publics understanding of science t ...

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

  8. Gonzalez v. Barnhart, 491 F. Supp. 2d 329 (W.D.N.Y. 2007)

    According to LJ Fisher of the Empire Justice Center, this “case is significant because it details the need to consider medication side effects in the context of HIV/AIDS disability cases, as required specifically under listing 14.08 N. The decision provid ...

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

  9. HIV Nondiscrimination in Travel and Immigration Act of 2007, H.R. 3337, U.S. House of Representatives, 110th Congress, First Session

    On August 2, 2007, U.S. Rep. Barbara Lee of California introduced a bill to repeal Congress' 1993 statutory exclusion of HIV-positive immigrants and return the authority to determine this policy to the U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services. The ...

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

  10. HIV Testing Should Require Consent and Promise Privacy, Op-Ed, Sigrid Fry-Revere, San Francisco Chronicle (2007)

    This op-ed piece exposes the fiscal motives behind, and the harmful consequences of, legislative efforts to routinize HIV testing and eliminate written consent. The author, a bio-ethicist at the Cato Institute, notes that a bill before the California Asse ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 6/30/2017 11:00am

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