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Lying About Hiv

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lying about HIV status

Hi,What can be done from a legal point of view if someone is lying about their HIV status and then you get infected by having sex with that person. I have the emails of that persons saying he's HIV- but that was a lie and unfortunatly destroied...
Nancy Breuer

Response from Nancy Breuer

WorkPositive, Inc.
I am not a lawyer. THis is not legal advice, okay? If you're determined to do so, you can pursue a legal case against this person for "infecting you." In all states now, infecting someone else with HIV has been criminalized. But be... Read more »

Is it illegal to lie about being HIV positive?

My boyfriend of 9 months just informed me that he has been HIV positive for 6 years and his CD4... Read more »

Repeated lies from HIV+ partner

My partner first told me he had Hepatitis; weeks later he admitted HIV+ status. He told me his... Read more »
Articles
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.com . 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 »
Test Positive Aware Network

What's Goin' On: Sex, Lies and HIV -- Truth Hurts

I hadn't had sex with a woman in several years. I was attracted to Angela (not her real name) the first time that I saw her and she knew it. But at first, neither of us entertained it. We would flirt with each other from time to time. We would write... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Illinois Appellate Court Reverses $2 Million Award to HIV-Positive Woman Who Sued Fiance's Parents for Allegedly Lying About Son's HIV Status

An Illinois appellate court on Friday reversed a $2 million award to an HIV-positive woman who sued the parents of her now-deceased fiance for allegedly lying about their son's HIV status, the Chicago Sun-Times reports (Patterson, Chicago... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Illinois Jury Awards $2M to HIV-Positive Woman Who Sued Fiance's Parents for Allegedly Lying About Son's HIV Status

A Cook County, Ill., jury on Tuesday awarded $2 million to an HIV-positive woman who sued the parents of her now-deceased fiance for allegedly lying about their son's HIV status, the Chicago Tribune reports. The woman, known in court documents... Read more »
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Lying about being HIV pos

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
I would like some discussion on lying about being HIV pos. I really think this is an ethical delimma. I guess I am going to ask the forbiden question. Has anyone, knowing full well they are HIV pos, engaged in unprotective sex? Or, when asked... Read more »

Racists lies and HIV

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
I don't really care who says what about hiv and where ir came from and how its "transmitted". First of all to say that AIDS came from Africa is a racists lie. To say that or imply that African's screwed monkeys to get HIV is a racsist lie. To say... Read more »

Man who spreads lies about HIV origins

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Here's one crazy man who's spreading lies about HIV, particularly in the black community: http://www.all-natural.com/horo-3.html

I guess it's easier to believe in these theories than the fact that HIV spread from chimps to humans and throughout the... Read more »

Lying about HIV status consequences?

Posted by John_Ortiz, 1 Reply
11 months ago I was cruising online and found this semi-attractive guy who claimed he was a bottom. I ended up meeting with this guy and asked him if he had any condoms with him, but he said no and I asked him if he was DDF and HIV- and he said yes... Read more »