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US: Mississippi man charged with “intentional exposure to AIDS” for allegedly biting and spitting at police officers

Man who bit, spit on Harbor Police accused of ’intentional exposure to AIDS’
July 23, 2017

[Update]US: Ohio woman living with HIV faces second felonious-assault charge for alleged HIV non-disclosure

HIV–positive woman indicted second time
July 21, 2017

[Update]Canada: 27 year old Toronto man faces 8 new charges of aggravated sexual assault for alleged HIV non-disclosure

New charge laid against Toronto man who police allege did not disclose HIV status
July 21, 2017

[Update]US: New charge for Indiana man already sentenced to three years in jail for alleged HIV non-disclosure

HIV positive man charged after spreading it to multiple women
July 20, 2017

Jamaica: Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions recommends legislation making wilful transmission of STIs a crime

Prosecutors want Law making wilful transmission of sexual disease a
July 20, 2017

US: PWN-USA gives an overview of HIV criminalisation and its impacts

HIV Criminalization: A Concept That Has to Be Talked About
July 19, 2017

Canada: 34yrs old man living with HIV in Québec faces 2 more sexual assault charges for alleged HIV non-disclosure

Agressions sexuelles: deux autres plaignants contre le porteur du VIH
July 18, 2017

US: Ohio Court of Appeals upholds conviction and five-year prison sentence of man convicted for alleged HIV non-disclosure

Ohio Appeals Court Upholds Conviction of HIV–Positive Gay Man for Felonious Assault in Non–Disclosure Case
July 16, 2017

Global Commission on HIV and the Law and partners urge governments to promote progressive legislation based on science and human rights

Evidence– and rights– based laws and policies are key to ending AIDS
July 16, 2017

Canada: The recent conviction of a woman living with HIV exemplifies the injustices of the current use of sexual assault laws against people living with HIV

When will justice department announce new approach to prosecuting cases of HIV non–disclosure?
July 11, 2017

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