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Marinol Legal Issues

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I am fighting for custodyof my son,am prescribed marinol,norco,meloxocam. will this affect anything in that case? possitive test for pot....
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Response from Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Rocky Mountain CARES
Hello,Since Marinol contains one of the active compounds in marijuana, a drug test would likely turn up positive. A doctor's prescription usually makes this a non-issue from a legal perspective (regarding any confusion with marijuana).BY... Read more »

Legal issues regarding aids in the workplace

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legal issues - HIV intent to spread

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Test Positive Aware Network

Legal Issues for the Newly Diagnosed

The simple Boy Scout motto "Be Prepared" is sage advice when it comes to understanding your legal rights. Here at the AIDS Legal Council of Chicago, I've received dozens of calls over the years from people who could have avoided messy problems if... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Cambodia's Condom Campaign Faces Legal, Financial Issues, Health Official Says

Cambodia's so-called 100% Condom Use campaign is being threatened by legal and financial issues, and the country could experience a resurgence of the disease, a health official said on Wednesday, AFP/ reports. According to Tia Phalla of... Read more »
Lambda Legal

On World AIDS Day Lambda Legal Urges President-Elect Barack Obama to Consider Critical HIV Civil Rights Issues

New York -- This World AIDS Day, December 1, 2008, Lambda Legal urges the new administration of President-Elect Barack Obama to reverse policies that have challenged the human and civil rights of people living with HIV/AIDS in the United States. ... Read more »
Lambda Legal

Obama Administration Releases National HIV/AIDS Strategy; Lambda Legal Issues Statement

New York, N.Y. -- Today, the Obama Administration announced the first-ever national strategy in the fight against HIV/AIDS -- a wide-ranging five-year plan to combat the epidemic in the United States. Lambda Legal issued the following statement... Read more »
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Legality issue

Posted by catsjc, 2 Replies
I was wondering if there was any legal responsibility of a doctor that disclosed my diagnosis to a visitor in a hospital room.

The story goes like this...

I was very ill with cmv and my intestines actually ruptured while in the hospital. The surgen... Read more »

HIV and legal/financial issues

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
hi guys

anybody know which states have the best health care and support for low-income positives?

i was diagnosed HIV positive last November - now i'm moving back to the U.S. in about two months and am currently looking for a job. i'm trying to... Read more »


Posted by slitter028, 2 Replies
I'm thinking about asking my doc for marinol....I am honest with her about smoking weed, and i would like to quit smoking everything, weed and cigs, but without weed i would have NO appetite, not to mention the other beneficial effects it provides,... Read more »

Does anybody know any good legal advice

Posted by franfrog, 6 Replies
I know evry state is different, but just a general would be great. I have a woman in my complex, who owns the house outright, well her deceased husband does. Anyway, she is the biggest slob and starts problems with everyone. She has not paid her... Read more »