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Silence, Sex and Science: A community forum on the criminalization of HIV in Canada.

Thursday September 30th, 2010; 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.

A free community forum on the criminalization of HIV in Canada

With presentations by:

Edwin J. Bernard:  British HIV positive writer, editor and activist.  Editor:  HIV and the Criminal Law and HIV Transmission blog

Richard Elliott:  Executive Director of the HIV/AIDS Legal Network

Eric Mykhalovskiy: Associate Professor at York University, Department of Sociology


Oakham House
55 Gould Street
Toronto, ON

Canadian HIV/AIDS Legal Network
HIV & AIDS Legal Clinic Ontario (HALCO)
The Ontario Working Group on Criminal Law and HIV Exposure

The Canadian HIV Legal Network is launching a resource kit for defense lawyers on how HIV works and how to apply the law.www.aidslaw.ca/lawyers-kit

The Ontario Working Group on Criminal Law and HIV Exposure is launching its campaign for prosecutorial guidelines.

Edwin J. Bernard has produced a new international resource for UK HIV information charity, NAM.  HIV and the Criminal Law is available as a book and online at:  www.aidsmap.com/law

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