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26 04, 2006

Opinion on Criminalization for the Sexual Transmission of HIV

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21 10, 2005

Sentence Suspension for Medical Reason : the National AIDS Council expresses concern over questioning of the concept in the bill on handling repeat criminal offences

21 October 2005|Tags: , , , , , |

Two amendments to the bill currently under debate in Parliament on handling repeat criminal offences deal with sentence suspension for medical reason specific to the sentenced criminal. They pertain to Lire la suite

8 11, 2004

Criminal justice and prevention

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Several legal proceedings, either finished or ongoing, raise the issue of responsibility in HIV transmission during sexual intercourse. When malicious intent or deception are substantiated, the Courts have full means Lire la suite

17 03, 2003

Suspension of prison sentences for medical reasons : the NAC calls for a genuine enforcement of the law

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One year after the implementation of the Law of March 4th 2002 whereby prison sentences can be suspended for medical reasons, only 21 prisoners have benefitted from such a measure. Lire la suite

11 03, 2003

Position paper on the suspension of prison sentences for medical reasons

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20 01, 2003

The rape amendment to protect victims : an illusion

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On January 16th, during the debate on internal security, French Parliament voted an amendment making HIV testing compulsory for suspected rapists. In its Statement of December 12th 2002, the National Lire la suite

12 12, 2002

Guidelines on HIV/AIDS infection risks following sexual assault

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22 11, 2002

HIV testing and rape : the National AIDS Council continues to advocate voluntary testing

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For several weeks now, the National AIDS Council has been addressing the issue of HIV testing for suspected rapists. On the grounds of its ongoing work, the Council wishes to Lire la suite

29 10, 1991

Joint NAC/ANRS/AFLS press release on double punishment

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Joint NAC/ANRS/AFLS press release on double punishment Legislative provisions connected with the entry into force of Book II of the new Code of Penal Law specify the categories of foreigners Lire la suite

29 10, 1991

The criminalisation of the dissemination of an epidemic transmittable disease

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The Conseil national du sida continues to follow with the greatest interest parliamentary debates concerning reforms to the Criminal Code. It absolutely condemns the adoption by the Senate, upon second Lire la suite