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US: Man, 28, pleads guilty to reckless endangerment for ‘exposing’ two women to HIV, despite undetectable viral load

HIV–positive man accused of exposing 2 women to virus pleads guilty in Md.
March 11, 2015

NZ: Gay man charged with ‘reckless’ HIV transmission; judge grants both parties name suppression. Next court date: March 31st

Man charged over HIV infection
March 11, 2015

US: Positive Justice Project releases a set of principles to guide modernisation of state criminal laws

National Coalition Releases Principles for HIV Criminal Law Reform
March 11, 2015

South Africa: Man charged with ‘attempted murder’ after allegedly raping his girlfriend after she discovered his antiretroviral drugs

Case of man accused of infecting lover with HIV postponed
March 11, 2015

Criminalizing HIV: Recent Experience in the United States and Africa to Update Laws and Policies to Promote the Public Health

Jeffrey Crowley, CROI 2015 [Slides and Audio]
March 5, 2015

US: After dispute over whether ‘sexual intercourse’ includes sex between men, the meaning of another part of Florida’s HIV-specific law is challenged again. Is HIV non-disclosure to two women a single crime?

Wording in state statute could mean less jail time for man in HIV case
March 4, 2015

US: Rhode Island politician wants the state to consider new unscientific, stigmatising HIV non-disclosure law

State Lawmaker Targets People With HIV With Bill To Criminalize Exposure
February 25, 2015

New York’s Highest Court Says ‘No’ to the Felony Prosecution of a Person Living with HIV for Having Consensual Sex

New York’s Highest Court Says ’No’ to the Felony Prosecution of a Person Living with HIV for Having Consensual Sex
February 20, 2015

US: Retired New Jersey narcotics and vice cop sentenced to a year in prison after pleading guilty to HIV non-disclosure prior to sex with two women

Ex–cop with HIV pleads guilty to sex with two women
February 18, 2015

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