The Criminalization of HIV
Join for an important discussion in recognition World AIDS DAY 2013
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.
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?
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