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Some countries have used the criminal law to prosecute people living with HIV who have – or are believed to have – put others at risk of acquiring HIV. Some countries’ laws criminalise people who do not disclose their HIV status to sexual partners as well as actual cases of HIV transmission.   

UK: Laws around HIV transmissions need urgent update

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Oxford Brookes University
12 January 2021

Why are we still prosecuting people living with HIV who use condoms?

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Canadian HIV/AIDS Legal Network
12 February 2020