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China: Sentence for man accused of biting officer extended from 15 days to one year because of his HIV status

HIV Carrier Bites Eviction Officer; Sentenced to 1 Year in Jail
January 18, 2020

Russia: 21-year-old man charged with alleged HIV transmission

The court will consider the case of a young Sakhalin resident who has infected a minor with HIV
January 17, 2020

Canada: Alexander McClelland’s looks at the lives of people who were criminalized due to alleged HIV non-disclosure

How HIV–positive LGBTQ2 people are criminalized in Canada
January 16, 2020

US: Reporter fired for pushing misleading information in story about man who allegedly spat at Port Authority Officer

WCBS Fires Reporter for Pushing False HIV Fears in Arrest Story
January 10, 2020

Tajikistan: HIV testing becomes mandatory for boys before their circumcision

Pre–Circumcision HIV Test for Boys Required in Tajikistan
January 9, 2020

US: 35 year-old woman arrested in Tennessee for alleged HIV exposure

Booked On Charge Of: Criminal Exposure To HIV
January 9, 2020

US: Man charged for allegedly spitting at police officer during arrest in New York

Port Authority PBA: Suspect Spits In Officer’s Mouth During Fight At LaGuardia Airport
January 9, 2020

US: Bipartisan group of Missouri lawmakers files legislation aimed at modernising HIV laws

Backers of modernizing Missouri’s HIV law say it’s matter of life and death
January 8, 2020

Russia: 23 year-old Kazakh woman, who has lived in Russia since she was 3, expelled because she was diagnosed with HIV

Kazakh woman expelled from Russia due to HIV
January 6, 2020

India: Man and his family charged after his wife lodges a complaint for alleged HIV non-disclosure and transmission

Man, family booked for keeping his HIV status a secret from wife
January 6, 2020

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