Articles tagged with: Ontario Working Group on Criminal Law and HIV Exposure

The intersection between clinic law and health: responding to issues faced by people with HIV

published: June, 16, 2017 Written by // Guest Authors - Revolving Door Categories // African, Caribbean and Black, Social Media, Activism, Gay Men, Current Affairs, Women, Revolving Door, Legal, Guest Authors, Media, Opinion Pieces, Population Specific

HALCO's Ryan Peck:"The fact is that rights, especially for marginalized communities, are constantly under attack."

The intersection between clinic law and health: responding to issues faced by people with HIV

Note: This speech was presented by Ryan Peck, Executive Director of the HIV & AIDS Legal Clinic Ontario (HALCO) upon accepting the Legal Aid Ontario 2016 Sidney B. Linden Award. Before focusing on what we at HALCO humbly refer to as holistic and revolutionary (or at least incremental reformist) lawyering, as well as on legal injustices facing people with HIV, I pay tribute to the countless who are no longer with us. HALCO was founded in a dark time. Death was an everyday experience and p

Have your say on when non-disclosure of HIV status should be an issue for the courts.

published: May, 10, 2011 Categories // Guest Authors, Opinion Pieces

Are you from Ontario? The Ontario Working Group on Criminal Law and Exposure wants you to participate in their survey.

Have your say on when non-disclosure of HIV status should be an issue for the courts.

The Ontario Working Group on Criminal Law and HIV Exposure is inviting people to complete a confidential on-line survey on prosecutorial guidelines for Ontario criminal cases involving allegations of HIV non-disclosure.  The survey is part of the Campaign for Prosecutorial Guidelines in Ontario. We want your valuable input on what to include in our recommendations to the Ontario Attorney General.  If you are interested in the criminalization of HIV non-disclosure and helping us make