US: Ohio transgender man receives year-long sentence for not disclosing HIV status to female partner

Editorial comment: the original media reports misgender the defendant, who is a transgender man assigned female at birth. We have corrected these reports to properly gender the defendant. The reports are otherwise unchanged.


Kenya: House-help charged with “deliberate transmission of HIV” for spitting on her employer’s food

Russia: 23-year-old faces up to one year in prison for alleged HIV transmission

Russia: 13-year-old living with HIV detained in Moscow for sleeping with 18-year-old, while he faces charges for sleeping with a minor

Russia: 24-year-old woman charged in Naryan-Mar with alleged HIV non-disclosure

[Update]Argentina: Young man accused of HIV transmission sentenced to three years and six months for grievous bodily harm

Russia: 24-year-old man from Perm region sentenced to 3 years for alleged HIV transmission

Russia: 21-year-old woman faces up to 5 years in jail for alleged HIV infection through shared needle

Canada: 24-year-old man sentenced to 6 months community service for spitting on healthcare worker

UK: 25 months for woman living with HIV who bit police officer