The latest cases curated for the HIV Justice Network from global news reports. Older cases from the Criminal HIV Transmission blog are also included.
http://cnews.canoe.ca/CNEWS/Crime/2007/09/21/4513751-sun.html HIV accused claims mental breakdown By JANE SIMS, SUN MEDIA September 21, 2007 An HIV-positive man told a judge yesterday he thought he was the Messiah and had “sweated out” his AIDS-related infection during a mental breakdown months before … More
http://www.dnj.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20070914/NEWS01/709140333/1002 McElderry found guilty of HIV exposureby Brandon Puttbrese, email@example.com (615) 278-5153 Article published Sep 14, 2007 A Murfreesboro man infected with HIV is awaiting sentencing after a jury convicted him late Wednesday for knowingly exposing a 15-year-old boy to … More
This is startlingly similar to a Dutch case that was widely reported in June. This case, in Leighton Buzzard, Hertfordshire, did not receive widespread publicity.http://www.leightonbuzzardonline.co.uk/news/Gay-rape-gang-men-jailed.3168669.jp Gay rape gang men jailed Published Date: 04 September 2007 Source: Leighton Buzzard Observer Location: … More
HIV: WIFE GETS TWO YEARSHe’s got a life sentenceGlobe and MailALWYNNE GWILTAugust 18, 2007 Often, it is men who end up behind bars for intentionally infecting women with HIV. This week, that balance shifted. Early Thursday morning, an anxious and … More
http://v2.e-llico.com/article.htm?rubrique=actu&articleID=16016 (Translation by Sylvie Beaumont, NAM) A 25 years old gay man, suspected of having voluntarily contaminated partners with the AIDS virus during non-protected sex has been indicted on Thursday. The young man was indicted for “administration of harmful substances … More
http://www.myfoxdfw.com/myfox/pages/News/Detail?contentId=3870043&version=2&locale=EN-US&layoutCode=TSTY&pageId=3.2.1 Frisco Man Accused of Knowingly Spreading HIV Last Edited: Wednesday, 25 Jul 2007, 6:14 AM CDT Created: Tuesday, 24 Jul 2007, 9:55 PM CDT Philippe Padieu FRISCO — A 51-year-old martial arts instructor is accused of recklessly endangering at … More
From This Is Cheshire Disabled man who had sex with boy avoids jail Saturday 14th July 2007 By Staff reporter A DISABLED Northwich man who had sex with a teenage boy without telling him he had HIV, escaped a jail … More