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US: Another Illinois man pleads guilty, gets two years probation

March 9, 2009

A 33 year-old man from small town Villa Grove, Illinois has pleaded guilty under Illinois’ “criminal transmission of HIV” law for having unprotected sex with a woman without disclosing his HIV status. This is the second case from lllinois in … More

US: Illinois man charged with HIV exposure, confused and irresponsible reporting

March 6, 2009

A 37 year-old man from Sterling, Illinois has been charged under the state’s “criminal transmission of HIV” laws, even though “the actual transmission of HIV is not a required element of this crime.” It is alleged he had sex thirteen … More

US: Illinois man imprisoned for ten years for HIV exposure (again)

March 29, 2008

A 24 year-old man who was charged with HIV exposure after serving four years for the same ‘crime’, has been sentenced to ten years in prison, reports the Chicago Sun-Times. Man imprisoned again for not telling sex partners he has … More

US: Illinois man accused of HIV exposure after serving time for HIV transmission

February 28, 2008

A 24 year-old Illinois man, who previously served four years for criminal HIV transmission has now been accused by his former, pregnant, girlfriend – and her sister, with whom he also had sex – of criminal HIV exposure. Bethalto is … More

US: Illinois man charged with HIV exposure

January 14, 2008

A shoddily-written article from a local paper in Illinois reports that a 53 year-old HIV-positive man, Raymond Walker, is being charged under Illinois’ draconian ‘intentional HIV exposure’ laws [see this link for a summary of US HIV exposure laws] after … More

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