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State Laws Regarding Disclosure To Partner

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Safer Sex and Partner Disclosure

I know that the law varies by state, but what is the general advice for partner disclosure? Are you required to disclose to a partner if you are using protection or only when you are putting him/her at risk through unprotected sex? What about with...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hi,In places where disclosure is the law it refers to disclosing your status before any type of sex (protected or not!). Take a read through the information Read more »

HIV disclosure Laws In Alabama

I was wondering if you could tell me what the HIV disclosure laws are in Alabama when it comes to... Read more »

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... Read more »
AIDS Project Los Angeles

Barebacking & HIV Disclosure: What's the Law?

...and your conscience. At that point, your 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. Advertisement ... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Michigan: Release of Lansing Sex Sting Police Report Raises Concerns About Disclosure of HIV Status

...only by public health officials under very specific conditions, such as protecting the health of the individual and notifying partners. "Since this police report is a public record, the information regarding his HIV status should have been... Read more »
Housing Works

Serving Double Time for HIV Non-Disclosure: Can It Happen in New York?

...precedent for New Yorkers who infect someone with HIV: Not only could HIV positive individuals face criminal charges for infecting a partner, but they could be held in confinement -- indefinitely -- even after they've served their time. "This... Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

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HIV Disclosure

Posted by northof49th, 2 Replies
...I'm quite unsure about the effectiveness of disclosure laws. The link below sums up my thoughts far better then i could. I'd be happy to hear others thoughts Read more »

Disclosure and Rejection

Posted by moonstarchild, 7 Replies
My husband died 5 mths ago of AIDS. I have been positive for 2 years now. My anniversary was feb 10. I always thought that we would travel this HIV journey togther and that I would not have to go it alone. Since he passed away I just figured... Read more »

OK.......The big question "disclosure"

Posted by cunta_stalwart, 3 Replies
...that if your VL was UD that you where not able to infect others, even so if you practice very safe sex should you disclose to a partner. I'm going to say no more right now because I just have mixed feelings about this and really don't know what... Read more »


Posted by Anonymous, 6 Replies
...with someone? Any advice would be appreciated. We live in a state that has laws saying you have to disclose your status to partners, but would touching fall under those guidelines? Read more »