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Hiv Criminal Law In The Usa

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Laws of Disclosure (DISCLOSURE LAWS, 2010) (CRIMINALIZATION OF HIV 2010)

Hey Dr. Bob,It's great to see you've been doing this forum for all these years. Exactly how long have you been doing this. Anyway, keep up the fantastic work. Now to why I'm writting to you. No concerns nor worries here but just a bit of curiousity....
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...narrowed in scope to only cover individuals who want to infect other people, and who are probably expressing that desire. If you slip up one time, it's unlikely that you will be prosecuted. However, the best way to stay clear of this law, and... Read more »

HIV cure published! Unbelievable!!

Hi Dr. Bob, Sorry, I used the title to attract your attention :-)This is Ricky, your fan, and... Read more »

criminalizing hiv non disclosure (CRIMINALIZING HIV NON-DISCLOSURE, 2009)

I would like to forward my appreciation to Dr Rob for being so informative and unprejudice.I have... Read more »
Articles
U.S. Positive Women's Network

Why Should HIV Criminalization Matter to You?

...system. The Center recently released the first comprehensive analysis of HIV-specific criminal laws and prosecutions in the United States. The publication, Ending and Defending Against HIV Criminalization: State and Federal Laws and... Read more »
Housing Works

U.N. Report on Sex Workers Blasts U.S. Policies

...New York). The report also recommends that the U.S. repeal laws requiring those arrested for sex work to register as sex offenders and prohibit agencies that receive public funding from discriminating against those with a history of sex work. ... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Iowa's Criminal HIV Transmission Law Examined

...prison and a lifetime of parole for not informing a sexual partner of his status, might lead to a national discussion on state criminal transmission laws, the Iowa Independent reports. Nick Clayton Rhoades pleaded guilty to criminal... Read more »
Positive Women's Network USA

White House Says Women Are a Priority in the U.S. National HIV/AIDS Strategy

...here , in PDF format) co-authored by fourteen organizations working to expand the human rights of women living with HIV in the United States. As a membership body made up of HIV-positive women and their allies, the U.S. Positive Women's Network... Read more »
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For Impossible . . . .

Posted by SRCHFRANS34, 1 Reply
...and not informing her lovers , (3) . She received a 2 year suspended sentence and was ordered to do 300 hours of communitu service . At least one of her 3 partners contracted Hiv from her after 3 intimate encounters . (There is a suspicion... Read more »

Beware of scam operators of HIV+ dating sites!

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...is if they are profit based, then one should assume that is thier motivation, and its not humanitarian, nor is it too offer you some anonymous site too post photos and ads away from the prying eyes of the non HIV+ population and you will not meet... Read more »

HIV & Child Custody

Posted by Anonymous, 5 Replies
...Does anyone know the laws regarding hiv and child custody? My ex is saying she is too afraid to let me have my kids unsupervised. That I might have a blood accident Read more »

UNITED STATES DISCRIMINATES AGAINST HIV+ PEOPLE

Posted by bradford, 2 Replies
...UNITED STATES DISCRIMINATES AGAINST HIV+ PEOPLE While nearly a million HIV+ American citizens enjoy the freedom to leave and travel outside Read more »