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  1. Letter to U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Secretary Mike Leavitt Calling for Elimination of Regulatory Exclusion of Non-Citizens with HIV, Immigration Equality

    The 2008 reauthorization of PEPFAR (President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief), the legislation which channels millions of dollars in AIDS treatment and prevention support to countries devastated by AIDS, brought an historic end to the provision of ...

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

  2. Tom Lantos and Henry J. Hyde United States Global Leadership Against HIV/AIDS, Tuberculosis, and Malaria Reauthorization Act of 2008, Public L. No. 110-293 (2008) (PEPFAR Reauthorization)

    Public Law No. 110-293 is the reauthorizing legislation of the President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR), originally authorized in 2003.   The 2008 Act authorizes up to $48 billion for PEPFAR through 2013, an increase from the $15 billion o ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 6/30/2020 3:49pm

  3. Declaration of Commitment on HIV/AIDS and Political Declaration on HIV/AIDS: midway to the Millennium Development Goals, The Secretary General, U.N. Doc. A/62/780

    This report analyzes the global progress toward achieving the goals stated in the Declaration of Commitment, the Political Declaration, and the Millennium Goals. It specifically looks at progress and the remaining challenges in the areas of: the status of ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 9/18/2020 5:40pm

  4. Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities and Optional Protocol, U.N. Doc. A/61/611 (2008)

    This recent convention reaffirms and seeks to enforce established rights for those with disabilities.  Articles of the convention that are particularly relevant to HIV/AIDS issues cover: recognition of equality and prohibition of discrimination (Article 5 ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 9/29/2020 3:32pm

  5. Handling Medical Insurance Claim Denials in New York, Outline, Mark Scherzer, Esq.

    This outline provides information on how to represent a client whose claim for benefits under his or her health insurance plan has been denied. Although the state law information focuses on New York, the outline primarily discusses  federal law. The outli ...

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

  6. Research for Sex Work: Issue 10; Investigación para el Trabajo Sexual: Número 10 (2008)

    This issue, published in English and Spanish, focuses on the rights of sex workers. It addresses: (1) police raids and "rescue" services that are often counterproductive to securing sex workers' rights and ensuring no underage involvement i ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 9/29/2020 3:38pm

  7. healthinsuranceinfo.net

    This web site, maintained by the Georgetown University Health Policy Institute, offers a series of state-by-state consumer guides to obtaining and maintaining health insurance. Each guide provides readers with state-specific information related to group a ...

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

  8. United States and Medical Weight Loss Clinic (Southfield, MI), Settlement Agreement, U.S. Department of Justice

    In response to a complaint filed by an HIV-positive individual alleging that she was denied services by a medical weight loss clinic, the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) intervened and negotiated this settlement agreement. The complaint alleged that the ...

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

  9. Metropolitan Life Ins. Co. v. Glenn, 554 U.S.__, 128 S.Ct. 2343 (2008)

    In a 6 to 3 decision of potential impact for people with HIV, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that courts must examine benefit denials by insurance companies carefully when circumstances indicate that the company’s financial considerations may have affected ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 1/15/2018 3:52pm

  10. Comments on the Draft of the CDC Guide for Implementing HIV Testing in Correctional Facilities, The Center for HIV Law & Policy et al.

    In response to a CDC request for comments, 35 organizations endorsed these comments submitted to CDC regarding its draft guidance for implementing HIV testing expansion in correctional settings. The Center for HIV Law and Policy, Lambda Legal, and the AID ...

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

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