Cut the Stigma: Fighting Against HIV Discrimination

Cut the Stigma Black AIDS Institute & Lambda Legal launch a campaign to combat discrimination by Hank Trout In October 2017, Nikko Briteramos walked into the King...

FOSTA/SESTA May Put Sex Workers At Risk

Collateral Damage New legislation may put sex workers at risk by Larry Buhl As a variety of laws at the local, state and federal level are being...

Punishing Disease: An Interview with Trevor Hoppe

Punishing Disease In his new book, Trevor Hoppe examines the intersection of the criminal justice system & HIV and other infectious diseases by Chip Alfred As a...

Treatment as Prevention & HIV Criminalization Reform: A New Consensus Statement

U's Turn A new consensus statement regarding the role of Treatment as Prevention in HIV criminalization reform gains support by Chip Alfred On July 13, 2017, ten...

Reforming HIV Laws in Texas

Lone Star Justice A new coalition in Texas aims to reform HIV criminalization & find a united voice for people living with HIV by Chip Alfred It’s...

Idaho & Decriminalizing HIV

First Steps With a low prevalence of HIV and some high-profile prosecutions, Idaho moves toward decriminalizing HIV by Chip Alfred It’s a state with one of the...

The Impact of HIV Criminalization

Law Review What’s the impact of HIV criminalization on attitudes, behavior & public health? by Chip Alfred It’s the first comprehensive look at scientific research on HIV...

Californians for HIV Criminalization Reform

Golden State Reform California May Be the Next State to Change Its HIV Criminalization Laws by Chip Alfred It’s the largest state in the nation, with an...

Gateway to Justice

It’s a state with a relatively low prevalence of HIV, but a high number of convictions for HIV non-disclosure and some of the nation’s...

HIV Modernization Movement—Indiana

Modernizing Laws An Indiana coalition takes the first steps toward reforming HIV criminal codes by Chip Alfred Following the success of Colorado’s “Mod Squad” , a new...

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