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Sep 19, 2002

I am a teacher who is considering a change professional job change into law enforecement. Do you think this is advisable given my HIV+ status. I have been positive since 2/2001 but am well...and am not on meds...thank you.

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There are many HIV-positive law enforcement persons. The focus is appropriately on whether you are able to fulfill the essential functions of that job. If you are...go for it!

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