Outlines issues associated with HIV disclosure, including an overview of laws in all Australian states and territories.
Outlines what people with HIV should do if they are concerned they may be or they are being investigated by police.
Provides brief overview of HIV non-disclosure laws in the context of sexual relationships, and basic strategies for documenting disclosure of HIV status.
Outlines the law on disclosure in Canada. Includes advice on advising partners and things PLHIV can do to avoid prosecution.
Outlines circumstances when people with HIV are obliged to disclose their status before sex.
Includes information about the criminal law in Canada, public health, and specific implications for newcomers, including permanent residents, students, temporary workers, visitors, refugees, and people without immigration status.
Brings together community voices around decriminalization with the key message of “thinking twice” before pressing charges if you’re HIV-negative and found out someone you had sex with is HIV-positive.
This Q&A document provides an overview of the answers to commonly asked questions regarding the October 2012 Supreme Court of Canada decision around HIV disclosure.
Explains common questions about HIV criminalisation laws in the UK.
Includes guidance for community members explaining ‘Investigation Guidance relating to the Criminal Transmission of HIV’ for police forces in England, Wales and Northern Ireland.
Provides advice on HIV disclosure laws and what to do if a person is accused, includes HIV Disclosure Acknowledgement Statement.
Provides information about HIV criminalization, ways to protect oneself from arrest, and what to do if one is arrested (Palm Card).
Gives basic but essential guidance on what to do when the risk of criminal prosecution for HIV nondisclosure or exposure may be a reality. Outlines basic “dos” and “don’ts” and includes a list of legal resources (pages 3-5 in Ending and Defending Against HIV Criminalization: A Manual For Advocates. Vol 2: A Legal Toolkit Resources for Attorneys Handling HIV-Related Prosecutions).
Contains numerous criminalisation documents (also listed separately on this site), including Ten things anyone can do to help end HIV criminalization, How a Bill becomes a law, State-level legislative advocacy cheat sheet, How to talk about HIV criminalization with elected officials, media and others.
Contains key points about HIV criminalisation in the U.S..
This guide for youth between the ages of 15 and 29 focuses on some of the factors at play when young people living with HIV or hepatitis C (Hep C) are thinking about telling others about their HIV or Hep C status. Includes section on reducing the risk of criminal prosecution for non-disclosure to sexual partners.