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  1. Fact Sheet on H.R. 3053, REPEAL HIV Discrimination Act, AIDS United, Center for HIV Law and Policy, and Partner Organizations (2011)

    H.R. 3053, the REPEAL (''Repeal Existing Policies that Encourage and Allow Legal") HIV Discrimination Act, was introduced Sept. 23, 2011 by Congresswoman Barbara Lee and addresses the serious problem of discrimination in the use of criminal ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 6/28/2017 12:54pm

  2. U.S. v. Burnett, 545 F. Supp. 2d 1207 (N.D. Ala. 2008)

    Burnett was convicted of indecent exposure and public lewdness on federal property after he solicited an undercover police officer for oral sex and exposed himself to the officer during a sting operation. He received a maximum 6-month sentence, which the ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 6/28/2017 12:50pm

  3. Recent Press on HIV Criminalization Featuring the Positive Justice Project, Positive Justice Project (2011)

    This is a collection of media links that have featured the Positive Justice Project or members of the Positive Justice Project. Last updated October 12, 2011.   Files PressPJP.pdf 154.99 KB ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 6/28/2017 12:49pm

  4. Letter from Rep. Barbara Lee to President Obama (Oct. 13, 2011)

    Congresswoman Barbara Lee's (D-CA) letter to President Obama calling for a renewed effort to reduce HIV transmission and expand access to care. In the letter, Congresswoman Lee made three requests; 1) for President Obama to announce a new goal of tre ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 6/28/2017 12:48pm

  5. When "No" Means "Yes" and "Yes" Means Harm: HIV Risk, Consent and Sadomasochism Case Law, Annette Houlihan, Law & Sexuality: A Review of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Legal Issues (2011)

    This article discusses the criminalization in England of same-sex, sadomasochistic (s and m) behavior. The author also explores how violence and HIV are readily associated with homosexual, but not heterosexual, s and m behavior, as well as the court' ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 6/28/2017 12:46pm

  6. Positive Justice Project at the USCA (2011)

    The Positive Justice Project is convening a pre-USCA session on HIV criminalization entitled, " When Sex is a Crime and Spit a Dangerous Weapon: Defending Against HIV Criminal Laws " on Wednesday, November 9, shortly before the opening sessions ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 6/28/2017 12:45pm

  7. Chart: HIV, STIs and Relative Risks in the United States, Center for HIV Law and Policy (2011)

    This chart presents data comparing HIV infection to other sexually transmitted infections. These data illustrate that other sexually transmitted infections can pose similar, and sometimes equally great or greater, risks than HIV. Herpes simplex virus type ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 6/28/2017 12:44pm

  8. Chart: HIV and Chronic Disease in the United States, Center for HIV Law and Policy (2011)

    This chart presents data on the prevalence, impact and treatment of HIV infection with parallel data on chronic diseases such as cardiovascular disease, diabetes, and Hepatitis C. This chart allows for the comparison of HIV to other chronic diseases that ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 6/28/2017 12:41pm

  9. Understanding State Departments of Health and Corrections Collaboration: A Summary of Survey Findings — Part II and Strategic Guidance towards ending criminalization-related stigma and discrimination, NASTAD (2011)

    This report by Positive Justice Project member NASTAD provides a summary of health departments' awareness of any policies and practices that unjustly sanction persons living with HIV/AIDS by criminalizing exposure and/or transmission. The survey comp ...

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

  10. Understanding State Departments of Health and Corrections Collaboration: A Summary of Survey Findings — Part I, NASTAD (2011)

    This report by Positive Justice Project member NASTAD provides a summary of health departments' relationships with state departments of corrections (DOC) regarding prevention, care and treatment of HIV and viral hepatitis in state correctional facili ...

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

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