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Canada: Man sentenced to 4 years in prison in Quebec for HIV non-disclosure

Un homme condamné à 4 ans de prison pour avoir caché son VIH à sa partenaire
April 29, 2017

UK: Whole genome sequencing shows potential as public health tool, but not yet able to definitively prove direction (or timing) in criminal cases

Potential for phylogenetic analysis to show direction of HIV transmission
April 28, 2017

Canada: Man living with HIV in Quebec faces charges of sexual assault for alleged HIV non-disclosure

Un porteur du VIH de nouveau arrêté pour agression sexuelle
April 25, 2017

US: HIV criminalisation laws are outdated, stigmatising and applied unfairly and it’s time to end the cycle says Erika D. Smith

The AIDS crisis is over. Why are people still going to jail over HIV?
April 25, 2017

Ireland: Man who spat at police officer during arrest sentenced to 2 months in prison

Stab victim who spat blood in garda’s mouth is jailed for two months
April 25, 2017

Canada: Day parole granted to man sentenced to 18 years in prison in 2008 for alleged HIV non-disclosure

Sex Offender Carl Leone Granted Day Parole
April 25, 2017

US: Illinois Court drops charges against man accused of alleged HIV-transmission, taking his suppressed viral load into account

Criminal HIV–transmission charges dropped against suburban man
April 24, 2017

Zimbabwe: High Court reduces jail sentence of man living with HIV from eight to three years on appeal

HIV+ man’s jail term slashed
April 24, 2017

Paraguay: Criminal complaint filed against man living with HIV for alleged HIV transmission

Denuncian a abogado que habría transmitido VIH a 13 mujeres
April 19, 2017

US: Fact sheet from the Williams Institute summarises all we know about HIV criminalisation in California

HIV Criminalization: What We Know, The Williams Institute, UCLA School of Law (2017)
April 17, 2017

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