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Spain: Man sentenced to 9 years in jail by Zaragoza Court for alleged HIV transmission

Condenado a 9 años de cárcel por infectar el sida a su pareja
October 25, 2016

US: Positive Women’s Network – USA (PWN-USA) observes national day of action to end violence against women and demands the repeal of laws criminalizing people living with HIV

National Day of Action to End Violence Against Women Living with HIV: October 23, 2016
October 22, 2016

US: Memphis man charged with criminal exposure for alleged HIV non-diclosure

Police: Man charged after not telling partners he is HIV positive
October 22, 2016

US: Tennessee woman charged with alleged HIV exposure and aggravated assault

Woman charged with scheme to give another woman HIV
October 22, 2016

Ghana: New law to protect the rights of people living with HIV approved by parliament with discrimination against persons living with HIV to attract jail term

Ghana: Parliament approves 3yr jail term for discrimination against persons with HIV/AIDS
October 20, 2016

Nigeria: Foreign national living with HIV arrested in Lagos for alleged HIV transmission

Police arrest foreigner for deliberately having sex, infecting girls with HIV in Lagos
October 15, 2016

[Update] Scotland: Dundee woman charged with “culpable and reckless conduct” remanded in custody until sentencing

Woman with HIV who deliberately jabbed 12–year–old boy with needle of body fluids is now behind bars
October 14, 2016

US: Florida man sentenced to three years in prison for alleged HIV non-disclosure

Ex–bus driver pleads guilty to failing to disclose HIV status
October 14, 2016

Mexico: Quintana Roo activists submit proposal for a change in the State HIV criminalisation law

Proponen eliminar la criminalización de las personas con VIH
October 13, 2016

US: Man living with HIV in Illinois charged with three counts of alleged HIV ‘exposure’

Wilmette personal trainer accused of knowingly transmitting HIV
October 10, 2016

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