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HIV and the Law

The law in the UK is constantly evolving and changing with regards to the prosecution of individuals who are alledged to have infected another person with HIV. "Court cases in England, Wales and Scotland have seen the criminal prosecution of individuals who have infected their sexual partners with HIV. It has only recently in law become established that it is a crime to give someone HIV and therefore the legal position could still change."

It is our recomendation that you access the following organisations to gain a clearer picture of what the current legal position is.