Cases

New Zealand: Does the transmission of HIV still amount to grievous bodily harm? Interview with Jason Myers, AIDS Foundation Director, on the Court of Appeal current deliberation

Is deliberately spreading HIV grievous bodily harm?
October 18, 2017

Estonia: Man sentenced to two years and eight months in prison for alleged HIV transmission

Estonian court jails man who knowingly spread HIV
October 16, 2017

[Update]New Zealand: Court of Appeal reviews court decision in case of man sentenced for alleged HIV transmission and non-disclosure

Infecting lover with HIV might not be ’causing grievous bodily harm’, says lawyer
October 16, 2017

[Update]Switzerland: Man acquitted under new HIV law, because malicious intent could not be proven, is back on trial.

A case of HIV transmission continues to embarrass justice
October 6, 2017

UK: Start of trial for 26 year-old man charged with alleged attempted intentional exposure to HIV

Man with HIV tried to infect partners he met on Grindr, court told
October 6, 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

Brazil: Activists celebrate as ‘deliberate HIV transmission’ law amendment is withdrawn

September 1, 2017

Yesterday, news broke that populist Congressman, Pompeo de Mattos, has withdrawn an amendment originally proposed in 2015 to make ‘deliberate’ HIV transmission a ‘heinous crime’. The amendment, Bill No. 198, 2015, would have added to the list of heinous crimes … More

US: Ohio man charged with felonious assault for alleged HIV non-disclosure

Cleveland man spread HIV to woman while hiding that he had the virus, police say
August 25, 2017

UK: 25 year-old gay man sentenced to 7 years in jail for ‘reckless’ HIV transmission to two men

Nottingham man jailed for infecting lovers with HIV
August 16, 2017

Zimbabwe: Woman living with HIV on trial for alleged HIV exposure

Conflicting statements as couple’s HIV infection squabble spills into court
August 15, 2017
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