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Prosecution Of HIV Positive Prostitutes

Here's a taste of what has to offer on this topic:
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

U.K. Crown Prosecution Service Issues Guidelines to Clarify Law on Intentional, Reckless Transmission of HIV

The United Kingdom's Crown Prosecution Service on Friday issued guidelines to clarify a law on intentionally or recklessly transmitting HIV, London's Daily Mail reports. According to the guidelines, cases of intentional or reckless HIV... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

Prosecuting HIV: Take the Test -- and Risk Arrest?

Imagine meeting someone online, having a nice chat, and then deciding to hook up. You have HIV, but you're adherent to your meds and have had an undetectable viral load for years. You and your sexual partner use a condom. Sometime later, the partner... Read more »

Prosecuting HIV: Take the Test and Risk Arrest?

Imagine meeting someone online, havinga nice chat, and then deciding tohook up. You have HIV, but you'readherent to your meds and have hadan undetectable viral load for years. Youand your sexual partner use a condom.Sometime later, the partner... Read more »
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Previous article on Prostitutes with an HIV Positive client

Hey Doc, I read an article in POZ a few months ago concerning a trial where about 100 prostitutes had engaged in sex with their normal clients. 1 or more of these clients were HIV positive, the prostitutes were being tested & they remained...
Robert H. Remien, Ph.D.

Response from Robert H. Remien, Ph.D.

Columbia University
I am not sure which specific article you are talking about, however I have heard about this issue. This is not my area of expertise, but my very "basic" and "simple" understanding of the issue is the following: There is evidence... Read more »

sex with HIV positive transgender prostitute

In late January had unprotected anal sex with a transgender escort in which the condom broke found out is HIV and hsv 2 positive. I took HIV antibody test at 3 months, 4 months and 6 months all negative results. also paid for a western blot thinking...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

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

Rocky Mountain CARES
Hello and thanks for your post.Assuming that you had no additional exposures, your tests are definitive. You do not have HIV infection. Testing at six months following exposure is definitive.Rashes can be caused by many things, not just HIV. A... Read more »

Sex with an HIV positive prostitute in Nigeria( west Africa)

Dr Wohl, I appreciate your answer last two weeks. I'm from Nigeria, age 26. I had protected sex with an HIV positive prostitute on the 6th of August, 2011 in Nigeria(west Africa). I discovered she has HIV that same day we had sex. I experience...
David Wohl, M.D.

Response from David Wohl, M.D.

University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
The reason your tests are negative for HIV is that you are not HIV infected. These are good tests and they are consistent. Neuropathy is not something that occurs within weeks of HIV exposure. I recommend you see a medical doctor and find out... Read more »

Had protected sex with prostitute 9/30/11, fear I may be positive

I had protected sex with a prostitute on 9/30/11, the duration was about 25-30 min. at the start she provided a condom and then properly put it on my penis. about 10 min in the condom slightly rolled up about 1/2 an inch, she corrected it and we...
Richard Cordova III

Response from Richard Cordova III

Test Positive Aware Network
Hi, J from Philly:The condom was intact. Intact condom = no risk. Congrats! If your non-HIV related symptoms continue, I would suggest you see your doctor.I hope this helps.In health,Richard... Read more »
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Worried about criminal prosecution PLEASE help

Posted by dmb147, 5 Replies
I just told someone who I had unprotected sex with about 24 hours ago that I am positive and she is freaking out, I am very worried about being prosecuted. Couple things:
I live in NYC
I didn't cum/orgasm
I asked her for a condom and she didn't... Read more »

Criminal transmisson of HIV is prosecutable!

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
If you think non disclosure is non prosecutable you have not been reading the news lately, a man recently got 22 years in Washington DC for not disclosing his status, a man on west coast was being tried for life inprisonment for same offenses, in... Read more »

Can he be prosecuted?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
I had a close call two weeks ago, I had oral sex both giving and receiving to a man I later found out was postive. I was just tested and I am negative, but now there is a waiting game for the next three to six months. I am reasonably confident that... Read more »

had sex with prostitute am I infected ?

Posted by iamdumb, 1 Reply
I am 18 year old male on January 19 2013 I had sex with a prostitute I used the condom and as far as I know condom fit perfectly and didn't slip we just had sex for 5 minutes in missionary position so it's difficult that condom broke I just kissed... Read more »