Cases

The latest cases curated for the HIV Justice Network from global news reports.  Older cases from the Criminal HIV Transmission blog are also included.

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Russia: Court in Votkinsk sentences man living with HIV to 3 years in jail for biting a policeman

A Russian man with HIV bit a policeman and paid the price
October 23, 2019

India: Woman seeks legal recourse against partner for alleged HIV non-disclosure

Ahmedabad: ‘My lover is HIV+, please take action
October 15, 2019

[Update]Russia: Woman from Ezhva sentenced to one and a half years imprisonment for allegedly transmitting HIV to her partner

Court of Syktyvkar awaits trial for partner’s HIV infection
October 15, 2019

[Update]US: New Jersey man faces second charge of alleged HIV non-disclosure

Galloway man charged with exposing second man to HIV
October 12, 2019

India: 43-year-old man sentenced to 6 months for allegedly not disclosing his status to his wife

Man gets jail for hiding HIV status from wife
October 11, 2019

[Update]Cambodia: Supreme Court upholds unlicensed medic’s 25 years sentence for allegedly spreading HIV by reusing unsterilised needles

Cambodia’s top court upholds 25–year prison term for doctor who infected people with HIV
October 5, 2019

US: Charges of alleged HIV non-disclosure dismissed for the second time in Michigan against ‘undetectable’ transgender woman

HIV Exposure Charges Dropped Against ‘Undetectable’ Transgender Woman for Second Time
October 3, 2019

Russia: Criminal investigation opens into causes of HIV transmission in Budennovsk hospital

Court investigate to determinate responsibility for the infection of five patients with HIV in hospital in Budennovsk
October 2, 2019

[Update]UK: 60-year-old man pleads not guilty to three offences of inflicting grievous bodily harm for alleged HIV transmission

Man ’recklessly infected three women with HIV
October 2, 2019
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