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US: New toolkit designed to support intersectional advocacy for HIV criminal law reform published by CHLP and the National LGBTQ Task Force

HIV Criminalization Beyond Non–Disclosure: Advocacy Toolkits on Intersections with Sex Work and Syringe Use, The Center for HIV Law and Policy and National LGBTQ Task Force (2017)
September 20, 2017

Canada: COCQ-SIDA to request a moratorium on criminal prosecutions of HIV non-disclosure in Quebec

Moratoire demandé sur les poursuites pour non–divulgation du VIH
September 20, 2017

[update]US: Ohio’s Supreme Court’s ruling expected on case of man charged with murder for alleged HIV transmission

Man accused of HIV murder may have charges reduced
September 19, 2017

Samoa: HIV criminalisation is a threat to public health indicates the Ministry of Health in its 2017 National HIV Policy report

M.O.H. against criminalization of HIV
September 19, 2017

[Update] UK: New charges for man accused of alleged deliberate HIV-exposure in East Sussex

Ten lovers accuse hairdresser of infecting them with HIV
September 19, 2017

Canada: Ministers discussed HIV non-disclosure and agreed to collaborate on possible next steps

Justice and Public Safety Ministers conclude two days of meetings on shared justice and security priorities
September 18, 2017

Singapore: Man jailed for HIV non-disclosure after lodging a report against himself with the police

HIV man jailed for not telling lover of infection
September 15, 2017

Australia: Proposed sexual health law in New South Wales is a step backwards & runs counter to good public health

Proposed Sexual Health Law Reforms in NSW slammed by Experts
September 14, 2017

Canada: HIV & Aids Legal Clinic Ontario & Canadian HIV/Aids Legal Network intervening in upcoming Nova Scotia Court of Appeal case

Groups intervene over sexual assault convictions
September 12, 2017

Canada: Ontario leads the world in the over-criminalisation of HIV non-disclosure

Ontario a ‘world leader’ in unjustly prosecuting people living with HIV, advocates say
September 12, 2017

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