The Criminalization of HIV

Join for an important discussion in recognition World AIDS DAY 2013

wad-ribbon-img
Wednesday, December 4, 2013
7:00 p.m.-8:30 p.m.
West Hollywood Library – City Council Chambers
625 N. San Vicente Blvd.
West Hollywood, CA
**Free three-hour validated parking available in
adjacent 5-story West Hollywood parking structure.

CLICK HERE TO RSVP OR CALL (310) 825-4382.

Currently, 33 states including California have criminal statutes that make it illegal to expose another person to HIV. How do these laws criminalize people living with HIV/AIDS? Is it possible to reduce HIV transmission without stigmatizing those who have the virus?

PANELISTS:
Shellye Jones, Clinical Supervisor, Los Angeles Family AIDS Network (LAFAN)
Brad Sears, Roberta A. Conroy Scholar of Law & Executive Director, The Williams Institute
Robert Suttle, Assistant Director, Sero Project

Moderated by Shawn Kravich, Director, Los Angeles HIV Law and Policy Project, Disability Rights Legal Center

Cosponsored by

weho-city-logo