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Can U Be Arrested For Giving Hiv

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CDC National Prevention Information Network

Susquehanna Township, Pa., Woman Arrested for Assault After Lying About HIV Status, Police Say

This article was reported by . PennLive recently reported that state police charged a woman from Harrisburg, Pa., with aggravated assault and additional crimes after their investigation into allegations showed that she had lied to a... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Myanmar's Military Regime Arrests HIV/AIDS Workers

On Monday, a dissident group reported that Myanmar's military regime had arrested 11 members of "Friends with Red Ribbon," a local nongovernmental HIV/AIDS organization. The 11 were accused of not informing officials they were staying overnight at a... Read more »
CDC National Prevention Information Network

New Nigeria Anti-Gay Law Resulting in Arrests, Jeopardizes Anti-AIDS Fight, Experts Say

This article was reported by the Brandon Sun . The Brandon Sun reported that a new Nigerian law signed on January 7, the Same Sex Prohibition Act, established penalties of up to 14 years' imprisonment for gay marriage and up to 10 years in... Read more »
Ask the Experts

I'm worried about giving my new b/f HIV through Oral Sex (DISCLOSURE, 2009)

I am HIV+, been poz for 15 years now. My T-Cell count is normal and my viral load is undetectable, thanks to HAART. I live in a tiny podunk town where HIV is not talked about. I recently met a young buck and we have the hots for each other. We...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi,You have several "information" issues you need to deal with. First and most important is disclosing your HIV-positive status to your new boy toy. Since "he is new to all of this and is not very sexually active . . . ,"... Read more »

hiv meds and cardiac arrest

hi is there a direct link with the use of HIV meds and cardiac arrest?...
Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Response from Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Stanford University, School of Medicine
Unlikely. However, some HIV meds could affect the blood levels and therefore effect of certain cardiac meds, thus increasing their possibility of toxicity.... Read more »


Hello. Please help. I am a cop. Last week Saturday (2014-01-25) had to arrest a woman. I got scratched and later realized that she has small cut to her wrist. Both had blood but superficial wounds. I don't know if her wrist touched my...
Shannon Southall

Response from Shannon Southall

Rocky Mountain CARES
HiYou are not at risk. What you have read is correct.HIV transmission can only occur when there is a direct and prolonged exposure to body fluids, semen, vaginal fluid, blood or mother to child through breast feeding. This most commonly occurs... Read more »


Shannon thanks for the reply. That's why I'm worried. There was blood involved, although very small amount. Our wounds might have touched during the struggle when arresting the suspect....
Shannon Southall

Response from Shannon Southall

Rocky Mountain CARES
HiThe exposure would have to be prolong in your situation.Transmission of HIV from a contaminated surface would require massive exposure to blood or other infected liquid for a prolonged period of time (for example: a blood soaked shirt of a health... Read more »
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arrested for infection?

Posted by lost005, 3 Replies
I have been casually seeing the same guy for a while. He has never asked me my status and I have not disclosed. We have only had oral sex but I know there is still a chance. I was going to disclose but I read online that certain states you can be... Read more »

another hiv related arrest

Posted by alive2, 1 Reply
another man in wny is caught spreading hiv knowingly having sexual conact without protection. this seems that it will further stigmatize hiv/aids to society.
here is another prime reason abstinence only doesnt work. comprehensive education must be in... Read more »

Which 3 states gives best HIV treatment to poor

Posted by Anonymous
My son want to leave massachusetts. They give grea6t care to HIV patients and medical coverage run by the state. Which other states in the the midatlantic or southeast also are known for the best care for the poor. He doesnt like to work alot. Read more »

hiv risk from unprotected oral (giving MSM)

Posted by anxious66, 5 Replies
Hi guys, just wanted to know

I gave a guy i know head who said he was 'clean'. he didn't ejaculate and i'm pretty sure there was no precum. the whole thing lasted under a minute.

now about a week later, i am worried i have developed ars symptoms.... Read more »