Thursday, September 8, 2016
3:15 pm - 4:30 pm
From crime reporting to life sentences, people with HIV are often unfairly penalized for being positive under HIV criminal statutes set up at the height of the epidemic in the 1980s. Now the same politicians who set the laws are trying, with urging from activists, to overturn or at least modernize these statutes. Here’s why, and what we — especially trans women, people of color, and gay and bi men— stand to lose if that doesn’t happen.
Moderator: Diane Anderson-Minshall
Panelists: Kamaria Laffrey, Jacob Anderson-Minshall, Sean Strub