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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[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

[Update] UK: New charges for man accused of alleged deliberate HIV-exposure in East Sussex

Ten lovers accuse hairdresser of infecting them with HIV
September 19, 2017

Singapore: Man jailed for HIV non-disclosure after lodging a report against himself with the police

HIV man jailed for not telling lover of infection
September 15, 2017

Canada: HIV & Aids Legal Clinic Ontario & Canadian HIV/Aids Legal Network intervening in upcoming Nova Scotia Court of Appeal case

Groups intervene over sexual assault convictions
September 12, 2017

[Update] Canada: Man charged with aggravated sexual assault in British Columbia for alleged HIV non-disclosure faces 9 new charges

Man accused of keeping HIV status from partners facing 9 new charges
September 8, 2017

[Update]New Zealand: 26 year-old man jailed for two-and-a half year for alleged HIV non-disclosure

HIV–positive Johnny Lumsden who had unprotected sex with men jailed
September 8, 2017

US: Montana woman living with HIV charged with criminal endangerment for allegedly biting a security guard

Charges: Billings woman may have infected hospital employee with HIV through bite
September 6, 2017

UK: Devon man living with HIV on suspended sentence charged with assault and jailed for spitting at policeman

HIV positive artist jailed for spitting in a policeman’s eye and then telling him he was at risk of infection
September 4, 2017

US: Mississippi man arrested for “knowingly exposing another person to a disease” by spitting at police officer

He made racial and sexual comments. Then he spit and said he had several diseases, cops say.
September 4, 2017

US: 33-year-old man pleads guilty to felonious assault in Ohio for alleged HIV non-disclosure

HIV–positive man again pleads guilty
September 1, 2017
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