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Iowa: Man Charged With Transmitting HIV

February 19, 2003

Adam Donald Musser, 22, of Iowa City, Iowa, has been charged with criminal transmission of HIV, a felony. Musser became the second person in Johnson County, Iowa, to be charged with knowingly transmitting the virus. Arrested Friday, he is being held without bond and faces up to 25 years in prison. According to police, Musser allegedly had "intimate contact" with an individual twice in April. The individual was later told by friends of Musser that Musser was HIV-positive. Court records say that Musser allegedly admitted that he had HIV when he was arrested.

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