Presidential AIDS Council Recommends Repealing HIV Criminalization Laws

Many people don’t know that you can be prosecuted in 34 of the states in the US for non-disclosure of HIV status. This is often true whether the other person is infected or not. Punishments range from jail time to registering as a sex offender. The initial purpose of these laws was to force all positive people to disclose in all scenarios. Instead the opposite occurs and people don’t get tested because if they don’t know their status they can’t… Read more