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Prosecution Of Hiv Transmitter

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The Well Project

Women and HIV/AIDS

...Treatment in HIV+ Women: Efficacy, Side Effects, and Drug Interactions Gynecological Issues in HIV+ Women Pregnancy and HIV In Conclusion A Look at the Numbers Over 25 years have passed since the first diagnosis of AIDS in America.While there were a handful of women among the first cases, AIDS was thought toprimarily affect gay men. However, as the years passed, women have emerged asanother group hard hit by the AIDS...
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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
...decisions may have legal ramifications. Failing to disclose your HIV status to your partner may make you vulnerable to criminal prosecution or to being sued by your sexual partner. Criminal convictions for exposing another person to HIV through... Read more »

HIV Disclosure (DISCLOSURE LAWS 2009)

Hey Doc..it's me Alabama Gal.....hope you are doing well! I am adjusting to new meds-yuck.I just read where someone asked you if it was necessary to disclose their HIV status (while using condoms etc for safe-er sex) in a state that has disclosure...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...have resulted in convictions, and more than half of the convictions have been against military personnel. While most of these prosecutions have proceeded under general criminal laws such as attempted murder, aggravated assault with a deadly... Read more »

hiv and sex (DISCLOSURE LAWS)

Hi Bob,l recently tested positive to hiv and l am a male, if l have sex with a female and put a condom on and practice safe sex, by law l dont have to let her know l am hiv positive is that right ???
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...decisions may have legal ramifications. Failing to disclose your HIV status to your partner may make you vulnerable to criminal prosecution or to being sued by your sexual partner. Criminal convictions for exposing another person to HIV through... Read more »

hiv positive friend with multiple partners

what do you do when you know that your good friend who's poz is having unprotected sex with multiple partners and doesn't disclose his status? i don't want to get involved... but it's just not right!
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...have resulted in convictions, and more than half of the convictions have been against military personnel. While most of these prosecutions have proceeded under general criminal laws such as attempted murder, aggravated assault with a deadly... Read more »
Articles
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 Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Ukrainian HIV/AIDS Activists Allege Intimidation, Imprisonment of Doctors and Patients

...that Ukranian doctors legally providing substitution drugs to injecting drug users are "facing illegal police intimidation and imprisonment," according to HIV/AIDS advocates. "Two doctors have been arrested, medical centres treating drug users... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Egyptian Actors Address HIV/AIDS, Recent Imprisonment of Men Living With Disease

...confessions." HRW and 117 other organizations sent a letter to the Egyptian Ministry of Health and Population condemning the prosecutions. According to the letter, physicians employed by the ministry "subjected the men to HIV tests without... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Palestinian Doctor Involved in HIV/AIDS Case Files Complaint Against Libya for Alleged Torture During Imprisonment

...medical workers were released and pardoned by Bulgarian President Georgi Parvanov after arriving in Bulgaria ( Kaiser Daily HIV/AIDS Report , 1/4). "The facts of the case are pretty clear," al-Hazouz's lawyer Liesbeth Zegveld said. She cited... Read more »
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Criminal transmisson of HIV is prosecutable!

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...punch in females, as for crime punch in 'sex offenses", and you will find some ladies serving time for "criminal transmission of HIV", you can find same in men categories but I suggested the women too narrow the field of search too a smaller... Read more »

Can he be prosecuted?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...hisw action were criminal and charges can be brought up against him, should I proceed with this course of action despite my HIV status, I don't want this guy doing this to anyone else. While I will hopefully be the lucky one, the next guy may... 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 »

Uganda to Publish Names of Gay People

Posted by Bear60, 1 Reply
...Uganda to publish names of gay people Healthgap 08/09/2006 In a country where a sodomy conviction carries a penalty of life imprisonment, a Ugandan tabloid's decision to publish the names of alleged homosexuals is a chilling development that... Read more »